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Welcome to a brand new season of News in Review as we dive into the dramatic events that have unfolded since last spring.
The massive tsunami of refugees into
Europe this past year has overwhelmed many countries. Some countries
responded by closing their borders, but Germany said it would take
whoever wanted to come. Now the country is reeling under the sheer
numbers. Nahlah Ayed takes us to Hamburg where she discovers what it's
like for the asylum seekers and meets those who are helping the
The cause of climate change has long
been debated by scientists, but the melting of the planet’s glaciers is
an example that the heat is causing serious change. News In Review
joins Chris Brown on a breathtaking journey into British Columbia where
he witnesses first-hand the disappearing giants. Then meteorologist
Johanna Wagstaffe explains some of the effects of long term global
In 2011 Stephen Harper's Conservative
government banned the wearing of the niqab during citizenship
ceremonies because, they said, it was a symbol of oppression. One
women, Zunera Ishaq, challenged the ban. This battle became a hotbed
issue during the 2015 federal election. In the end the courts affirmed
Ishaq's right to wear the niqab. Did it cost the Conservatives their
Despite a higher than expected turnout
for the recent federal election, many Canadians are not engaging in the
political process. This is particularly true of the younger generation.
CBC's chief political correspondent Keith Boag tries to find out if
politics is broken — and if it is, who's at fault? The politicians or
Coming next month... 1. Paris
Attacks: Terror in France 2. The
Trump Card: Is Donald a Presidential Contender? 3. Mona
Parsons: Canada's Nazi Resistance Fighter 4.
al-Qaeda hostage: The Canadian Connection