October 7, 2011

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A clip from Charlotte Gray on Nellie McClung   From humble prairie farm girl to winning women’s right to vote, McClung’s whirlwind career as women’s suffrage and temperance activist set her place as one of the most important women in Canadian history. Charlotte Gray tells the story of this funny, frank and charismatic woman, through…

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A clip from episode six.   Margaret MacMillan shows us the other side of Canada’s first funny man. World-famous satirist and professor of Political Economy, Stephen Leacock is a keen commentator on human nature.  The first true champion of Canada, he showed us how to be proud of being Canadian.