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Haida Gwaii: The Edge of the World

November 23, 2015
| Film director Charles Wilkinson travelled to Haida Gwaii and found a community of people living a sustainable life independent of corporate rule and extreme resource extraction.
Length: 13:05 minutes (11.99 MB)
Photo: Peg Hunter/flickr
| October 14, 2015
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| August 13, 2015
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| May 19, 2015
| April 21, 2015

The Right to Be Cold: Sounding the alarm on climate change in the North

Photo: Robert J. Galbraith/flickr

Sheila Watt-Cloutier is one of the most widely respected political figures to emerge from Canada's Arctic, and this potential was identified early on. When she was just 10 years old, she and her friend Lizzie were selected as promising future Inuit leaders and sent to live with a white family in the tiny coastal community of Blanche, N.S. Having grown up in Nunavik, Que., on dog sleds and in canoes, the young Watt-Cloutier loved new experiences and approached the long voyage south in the spirit of adventure. The girls were in for what Watt-Cloutier now describes as a "brutal shock."


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| March 17, 2015
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Canadian embassy involved in suppressing protest in Mexico

March 11, 2015
| Documents obtained by Mining Watch Canada show that the Canadian ambassador to Mexico assisted Excellon Resources in its efforts to get the Mexican state to shut down a protest at one of its mines.
Length: 17:02 minutes (15.6 MB)

Ten years of free trade in Central America

January 16, 2015
| The Central America Free Trade Agreement was ratified in 2005. Ten years later, most of the signatory countries are struggling with poverty, violence and increased emigration.
Length: 13:58 minutes (12.79 MB)
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