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Why the 1950s was a “terrible decade for women": 1-Minute Explainer | Back In Time For Dinner, 1950s

What would it be like if a modern Canadian woman had to adhere to the unattainable expectations of 1950s gender roles? On the second episode of...

Wolf Mother Colleen James and the preservation of Carcross / Tagish | Still Standing: Season 4

Wolf Mother (Colleen James) welcomes Jonny Harris to her changing community of Carcross / Tagish First Nation, Yukon. "We wanna be the place where...

The 1950s: A simpler era... or was it? | Back In Time For Dinner, 1950s

In the prosperous 1950s, everything was shiny, electric, and more convenient — or was it? This Canadian family of five gets acquainted with life in...

Taking Flight with Tyendinaga’s First Nations Technical Institute | Still Standing: Season 4

"You can kind of see the spirit of the Peacemaker in the flight school here in Tyendinaga. The Peacemaker’s vision was to bring people together."...

Orphaned sisters reunited after four years apart

Vika: Two sisters, separated by adoption and living 8000 km apart. Reunited by a documentary. Watch the original documentary:...

Joshua Jackson (Mighty Ducks, future Dawson's Creek star) interview about "Digger", 1993

B.C.-born actor Joshua Jackson began appearing on the big screen when he was fairly young. In 1993, the future Dawson's Creek star dropped by CBC's...

Floor hockey with Team Canada's Madi Brinklow | Still Standing: Season 4

Madi Brinklow of Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory is Team Canada's floor hockey goalie and an active student in the Aboriginal Construction Renovation...

1950s House Transformation | Back in Time for Dinner, 1950s

"That's an actual telephone, Jessica!" The Campus family's home is transformed into a bright, pastel 1950s wonderland — and they've got a landline...

Yanick Paquette browses for comics at Z Librairie in Montreal

Yanick Paquette is an artist for DC Comics. He's worked on comics like Swamp Thing, Wonder Woman and Batman. CBC Books caught up with Paquette at...

What would a 1950s Tupperware party be like in the modern age? | Back In Time For Dinner, 1950s

"I think that's sad. I think that devalues women." Did middle-class Candian women in the 1950s enjoy living up to high standards for homemaking...

Love at first word: Keeping the Mohawk language strong in the family | Still Standing: Season 4

When Joe and Randy brant went on their first date, they immersed themselves in the Mohawk language. Now, their entire family speaks only in Mohawk,...

The Weird History of Canadian Vintage Hairstyling

YouTuber albinwonderland takes a look at the weirdest, most dangerous, most frightening looking hairstyling products of the 20th Century and...

When Calls The Heart: Season 4, Episode 2, "Words From the Heart" Preview

Elizabeth struggles to help a young boy come to terms with an old injury while she and Jack help coach the kids in baseball. Subscribe:...

Janice Hill's cultural awakening and the power of knowing who you are | Still Standing: Season 4

Janice Hill of Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, is a political-spiritual activist who believes in the power of knowing who she is and where she comes...