CBC-TV News in Review: April 1996*

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CBC-TV News in Review: April 1996*

  • 1996 ----- color ----- 60 min ----- vhs
  • Segments: 1. Castro's Cuba: Fighting to Survive (15 min), A plane of Cuban expatriates visiting Cuba is shot down, increasing tensions in Cuba's relations with the US and Canada; 2. Canadian Music: They're Singing Our Song (16 min), Canadian artists, like Shania Twain and bubblegum-pop star turned alternative musician Alanis Morissette, win big at this year's Grammy awards, ; 3. The U.S. Primaries: The American Way (14 min), A review of the 1996 Republican Party primaries, with a look at the winner, Bob Dole, and the other major candidates; 4. The Seal Hunt: A New Uproar (12 min), Seal hunting has returned in earnest to Canada's coasts. Although clubbing has been outlawed and seal pups are no longer targeted, the controversy over the alleged cruelty of seal hunting continues. (Closed-Captioned) (Extensive study guide available upon request) (Donated by the Department of Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of learning within the State of Washington only)
  • Topics: (Canadian Studies, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Latin America, Music, Political Science: American, Political Science: Canadian, Political Science: Latin American, Zoology)