CBC-TV News in Review: May 2002*

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CBC-TV News in Review: May 2002*

  • 2002 ----- color ----- 58 min ----- vhs
  • Segments: 1. The Mideast: Escalating Crisis (15 min) Israel--responding to ongoing suicide bombing--re-occupies large parts of the West Bank. The fate of the peace movement and the effectiveness of international initiatives to stop the violence and the heavy loss of life on both sides are examined. 2. Stephen Harper: Leading the Alliance (15 min) Stephen Harper prepares to return to Parliament and to re-unite the Canadian Alliance Party. Focuses on a new style of leadership, on the impact on the "unite the right" movement, and on the implications of Harper's return for the political balance in Canada. 3. Mike Harris: His Political Legacy (17 min) After almost seven years of controversial leadership Mike Harris resigned as premier of Ontario. Examines the major events, policies, and social changes that occurred during his time in office, and the considerable impact they had on Ontario as well as other provinces in Canada. 4. Remy Shand: Canadian soulman (8 min) An eclectic and versatile artist, Remy Shand is a composer, singer, multi-instrumentalist, and entrepreneur. Traces his career, his musical roots, and the influence of the genre of soul music on his life and career. [Closed-Captioned] (Donated by the Department of Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of learning within the State of Washington only)
  • Topics: (Biography, Canadian Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, Music, Political Science: Canadian, Political Science: Middle Eastern, War and Peace)