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CBC’S Current Affairs and Documentary Programming: Dec 8 2018 – Jan 1, 2019

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The Passionate Eye **Canadian broadcast Premiere Miracle Child Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBC News Network (repeats Sunday, December 9 at 10 p.m. ET/PT and Wednesday, December 12 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBC News Network)  Even before Noah Wall was born, doctors didn’t think he would survive. A scan of his head revealed he had less than two …

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CBC’S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING: NOV 26 – DEC 2, 2018

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CBC Docs Special Presentation *Broadcast Premiere In Search of a Perfect World In the wake of the horrors of World War II and The Holocaust, the United Nations decided to develop a standard set of basic principles to uphold human dignity. By 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was established. On the Declaration’s 70th anniversary, the world is witnessing a shocking …

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CBC’s Current Affairs and Documentary Programming: November 19-25, 2018

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documentary Channel **Premiere, documentary Channel original featured at HotDocs, won Rogers Audience award for best doc at the festival Transformer Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 9 p.m. ET/PT In the summer of 2015, former U.S. Marine and world-record weightlifter Matt “Kroc” Kroczaleski was publicly outed as transgender. The reaction was swift: her sponsors abandoned her, she was disowned by her parents and …

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CBC’S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING: NOV 12-18, 2018

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CBC Podcasts & CBC News The National Uncover: Bomb on Board (6×40) Launches Monday, November 12, 2018 on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, CBC Radio app and watch on cbc.ca/TheNational and CBC TV’s The National.   Ian Hanomansing and The National are joining forces with CBC Podcasts for this series, co-hosted by CBC Vancouver’s Johanna Wagstaffe.  A plane blown from the sky, …

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CBC’S Current Affairs and Documentary Programming: Nov 5-11, 2018

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Marketplace Product of Canada Eh? Friday, November 9, 2018 at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) on CBC and online at the CBC TV streaming app and cbc.ca/watch Much of the apple juice sold in Canada says Canada on the label — Canada Fancy, Canada choice, prepared in Canada, made with concentrate ..but where do the apples in the juice really come from? …

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CBC’S CURRENT AFFAIRS AND DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMMING: OCT 29-NOV 4, 201

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Marketplace Food Sensitivity Tests:  Science or Scam?  Friday, November 2, 2018 at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) on CBC and online at the CBC TV streaming app and cbc.ca/watch Always feeling bloated, tired or sick? Ever get the feeling it is something you’ve eaten? Many of us are buying into popular and pricey food sensitivity tests promising instant results. These blood tests …

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CBC’S Current Affairs and Documentary Programming: October 22-28, 2018

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CBC Short Docs Fast Horse Monday, October 22, 2018 on cbc.ca/cbcshortdocs and online at the CBC TV streaming app and cbc.ca/watch Welcome to the dangerous, high-stakes world of Indian Relay, North America’s original extreme sport, where jockeys ride horses bareback and jump from one horse to another in the middle of the race.   Marketplace Filthy Flights: What are the dirtiest …

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CBC’s Current Affairs and Documentary Programming October 15-21, 2018

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CBC Radio One, The Current Town Hall: Into the Weeds Wednesday, October 17 at 8:30 a.m. (9 NT) on CBC Radio One and the CBC Radio app When recreational marijuana is legalized on October 17, Canada is in store for sweeping social, economic and legal changes. Provinces, territories and municipalities will soon learn just how prepared they are for this …

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CBC’s Current Affairs and Documentary Programming: October 8-15, 2018

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CBC Short Docs Pumpkin Movie Monday, October 8, 2018 on cbc.ca/cbcshortdocs and online at the CBC TV streaming app and cbc.ca/watch Two long-time friends call each other over Skype to continue their annual Halloween tradition of carving pumpkins together. They swap stories about creepy encounters with men, both first-hand and overheard, in this frank look at the pervasive nature of gender …

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CBC’S Current Affairs and Documentary Programming: October 1-7, 2018

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Marketplace Trampoline Parks Friday, October 5, 2018 at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT) on CBC and online at the CBC TV streaming app and cbc.ca/watch Is it every kid’s paradise or an accident waiting to happen? Marketplace goes undercover inside trampoline parks in Alberta, Ontario, and British Columbia. Unlike amusement parks and playgrounds, you have no clue if some of these businesses …