Alaska’s semi-legal pot problem/solution, 1980
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Alaska’s semi-legal pot problem/solution, 1980

By 1980, Canada had begun to take a long look at the decriminalization of marijuana…

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How to be a comic book writer, by Marvel’s Chip Zdarsky
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How to be a comic book writer, by Marvel’s Chip Zdarsky

Chip Zdarsky is a comic book writer and illustrator. The Toronto-based creator with a quirky…

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That time I headbutted a man in the face | This Happened To Me
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That time I headbutted a man in the face | This Happened To Me

Daemon Fairless was taking the subway home on New Year’s Eve after going ice-skating with…

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The Justice Project – Uncover Season 3: The Village
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The Justice Project – Uncover Season 3: The Village

In this companion documentary to episode 9 of CBC Podcasts Uncover: The Village, we see…

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Ode to the Burning Schoolhouse, from Vinyl Cafe’s Stuart McLean, 1985
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Ode to the Burning Schoolhouse, from Vinyl Cafe’s Stuart McLean, 1985

Stuart McLean declares his love for the “correct Canadian finale” for Victoria Day fireworks –…

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How to write great fiction that’s based on real life
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How to write great fiction that’s based on real life

Born in the U.K., writer Kathy Page now lives in Salt Spring Island, B.C. Her…

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What’s wrong with me? I found the answer on the famous Camino trail | This Happened to Me
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What’s wrong with me? I found the answer on the famous Camino trail | This Happened to Me

Margaret Lynch was living a good life, 25 years after she survived leukemia. She had…

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Detention Adventure | Official Trailer
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Detention Adventure | Official Trailer

Legend has it that Alexander Graham Bell’s secret laboratory containing unknown treasures and lost inventions…

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Backyard chickens in Toronto? 1983
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Backyard chickens in Toronto? 1983

In 1983, a debate had hatched in Toronto over whether or not residents should be…

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The 410 | Official Trailer
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The 410 | Official Trailer

Suri, an Indo-Canadian girl living in Toronto, struggles with her return home to Brampton after…

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