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The Birth Of The CBC

Over the course of nine decades, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation has become an integral part of the Canadian identity. It has brough us shows that have shaped the culture of Canada, covered the events that became part of our heritage, and...

The Confederation Bridge

It has become not only an engineering marvel, but an image of Canada and a vital link between two provinces. It is the Confederation Bridge, but the story of it dates back far longer than the bridge itself, all the way to the 19th century. Today, I...

Victor Cavendish

(c) University of Leeds Art Collection and Gallery; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation The world was at war, and Canada was heading towards one of the most divisive and troubled times in its history. It was in that situation that Canada...

Expo 67

It was an event that many felt was doomed to fail. It was looked down on and scoffed at before it was even held. After it was all said and done though, it was not only a massive success but also a landmark moment in Canadian history. I am talking...

The Constitution

The Constitution Act It was one of the most important pieces of legislation in Canadian history. It was something that attracted controversy and its impact is felt to this day. It was the Constitution Act of 1982 and today I am looking at how this...

Stompin’ Tom Connors

He is one of the greatest musical artists that Canada has ever produced. His music has become part of the Canadian cultural landscape and he was arguably the most overtly nationalist songwriter in Canadian history. Today, I am looking at the...

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