CBC-TV News in Review: Meech Lake*

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CBC-TV News in Review: Meech Lake*

  • 1990 ----- color ----- 54 min ----- vhs
  • Segments: 1. The Roots of Meech, 1759-1968 (8 min), A history of Canada, focusing on the relationship between Quebec and the other provinces, from Confederation to the coming of power of Pierre Trudeau; 2. The Trudeau Years, 1968-1984 (11 min), Canada's constitution is finally patriated--taken out of British control--without the cooperation of Quebec; 3. The Key Players, 1984-1990 (32 min), All of the provinces agree on the Meech Lake Accord, which would renew Quebec's ties to Canada, but it ultimately fails when Manitoba and Newfoundland fail to vote on it. (Donated by the Department of Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of learning within the State of Washington only)
  • Topics: (Canadian Studies, History: Canadian, Political Science: Canadian)