Canadian Sources Investigated  

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Chapter   1   1914 – 1919

Section   1   What Would You Do?

To Volunteer or Not To Volunteer?

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Text of “In Flanders Fields” (mentioned in timeline at bottom of page)

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Women and World War I

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Military propaganda posters

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Henri Bourassa

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Farmers and World War I

Section   2   Through Their Eyes

Was Canada’s Response to Black Soldiers Racist?

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What happened to Black applicants

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Distinguished Conduct Medal

Section   3   You Be the Judge!

Billy Bishop: A True Canadian Hero?

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The Kid Who Couldn’t Miss, full movie online

Section   4   Reality Check

Did the War Really Change the Role of
Women in the Workforce?

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War labour shortage (article from New York Times archive)

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War propaganda

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Chapter   2   1920 – 1929

Section   1   Through Their Eyes

Prohibition: A Social Experiment

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Chanak Affair

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Group of Seven

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Prohibition

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“Please Sell No More Drink to My Father”, sung by Elsa Lanchester

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Private liquor sales

Section   2   What Would You Do?

Women’ Political Rights in the 1920s

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Progressive Party of Canada

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Emily Murphy

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Cairine Wilson

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Women competing in the 1928 Olympics

Section   3   You Be the Judge!

Did the 1920s Roar?

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The Charleston

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The Canadian Pacific Railway

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Chinese head tax

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Davis Day (the day commemorating William Davis’ death)

Section   4   Reality Check

Canadian Innovation: Canada Is Not Just
the Birthplace of Hockey!

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Bombardier snow machine

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Chapter   3   1930 – 1939

Section   1   Through Their Eyes

Treatment of the Unemployed During the Depression

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Statute of Westminster and Canada (mentioned in timeline at bottom of page)

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Yonge Street Mission

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R.B. Bennett

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Laissez-faire

Section   2   You Be the Judge!

The Dionne Quintuplets: Celebrity—Blessing or Curse?

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Century of Progress Exposition

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Quintland

Section   3   What Would You Do?

Canada, Immigration, and Jewish Refugees

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Bercovitch Bill

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Le Devoir

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The Final Solution

Section   4   Reality Check

Could the League of Nations Have Made a Difference?

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Paris Peace Conference

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Alsace-Lorraine

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Economic sanctions

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Chapter   4   1940 – 1949

Section   1   Reality Check

The Italian Campaign: The Forgotten War

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Nuremberg Trials

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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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D-Day Dodgers

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Sherman tank

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Battle of Ortona

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D-Day

Section   2   You Be the Judge!

Who Supported the Overseas War Effort?

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The Van Doos

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Doukhobors

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Senator Vivienne Poy

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Treaty rights

Section   3   Through Their Eyes

Internment of Japanese Canadians

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The Rape of Nanking

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Pearl Harbor

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Japanese Canadians

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Greenwood’s Japanese citizens

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Prime Minister Brian Mulroney apologized in 1988 to Japanese Canadians

Section   4   What Would You Do?

Do Workers Need More Rights?

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Mauirce Duplessis

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The Riot Act

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Chapter   5   1950 – 1959

Section   1   Reality Check

The Massey Report: Necessary for
the Survival of Canadian Culture?

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The North American Air Defence Agreement (NORAD)

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The Canadian Content Rule

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The Massey Report

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“Sh-boom” music

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The “National Literature” concept

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The “National Literature” concept

Section   2   Through Their Eyes

The Rocket Richard Riot

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Section   3   What Would You Do?

Did Diefenbaker Make the Right Decision
When He Cancelled the Avro Arrow?

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Cancellation of the Avro Arrow

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The space race

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Sputnik

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End of era of manned aircraft

Section   4   You Be the Judge!

The Suez Canal Crisis: Did Pearson Deserve
the Commendation He Received?

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Egypt’s Aswan Dam project

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The Constantinople treaty

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Canal Zone

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The United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF) mandate

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Chapter   6   1960 – 1969

Section   1   Reality Check

Nuclear Threat and Canada’s Response

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The Cuban Missile Crisis

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Front de liberation du Quebec (FLQ)

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Duck and Cover

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11 Steps to Survival

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General Lauris Norstad

Section   2   You Be the Judge!

Impact of the 1960s: Short-Term or Long-Lasting?

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The Beatles

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Protest songs

Section   3   Through Their Eyes

A Canadian Flag: Why So Difficult To Achieve?

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The Canadian Flag

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Nationa Flag of Canada Day

Section   4   What Would You Do?

The Vietnam War: Impact on
Canadian–American Relations

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The Geneva Accord

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Camp David

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Private trade, selling arms, agent orange

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Chapter   7   1970 – 1979

Section   1   You Be the Judge!

The 1970s: Was Canada a “Just Society”?

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The Victoria Charter

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A “just society”

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The Indian Act

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The White Paper on Indian Affairs

Section   2   What Would You Do?

The October Crisis, 1970

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Peaceful political separation

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Prime Minister Trudeau interview

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Stats/poll on separatism from Apr. 2010

Section   3   Through Their Eyes

Did Women’s Status Change in the 1970s?

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Minority Report

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Chief justices

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Take Back the Night

Section   4   Reality Check

Canada: A Haven for Refugees?

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The Geneva Convention

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Idi Amin

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General Augusto Pinochet

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Refugee protection in Canada

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The Nansen medal

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Chapter   8   1980 – 1989

Section   1   Through Their Eyes

Quebec and the Rest of Canada

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BBC article on rise/fall of South African apartheid

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history of Quebec's language laws

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the Constitution Act, 1982

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what special status means/has meant for Quebec

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timeline of the sponsorship scandal

Section   2   What Would You Do?

Why Western Alienation?

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Rate of inflation

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The Western Canada Concept Party

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The senate

Section   3   You Be the Judge!

Canadian–American Relations in the 1980s:
Favourable for Canada?

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US involvement in El Salvador

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US involvement in Nicaragua

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US involvement in Grenada

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Decision to allow cruise missile testing

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Free trade agreement

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First-Past-the-Post system

Section   4   Reality Check

Electronic Technology, Science, and Medicine

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The evolution of computers

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Privacy

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Chronic/non-communicable diseases

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Chapter   9   1990 – Early 21st Century

Section   1   You Be the Judge!

Was Canada a More Just Society by
the 1990s/Early 2000s?

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The World Wide Web and the Internet

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The Kyoto Protocol

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The notwithstanding clause

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Religious expression

Section   2   Through Their Eyes

Whose Land Is This Land?

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Caledonia land claim

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Day of protest

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Lobbyists

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Toronto Star article: “Indians get Ipperwash park”

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Chronology of Events at Caledonia

Section   3   What Would You Do?

Personal Freedom or Greater National Security

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CBC archives: “Air India: The Verdict”

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CNET article: “Patriot Act draws privacy concerns”

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About the Anti-Terrorism Act

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Oklahoma City Bombing, 1995

Section   4   Reality Check

Canada: Peacekeeper? Peacemaker? Peacebuilder?

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International peacekeeping missions and civilian protection mandates: Oxfam’s experiences

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CBC archives: The 1991 Gulf War

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Interactive timeline of Srebrenica massacre

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Summary of the Dayton Peace Agreement on Bosnia–Herzegovina

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Canada’s Engagement in Afghanistan: Canada’s Priorities