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Oscar Peterson takes the stage in Historica Canada’s upcoming Heritage Minute

JazzFM covers the filming of a new Heritage Minute on Oscar Peterson.

Oct 08, 2019

Heritage Minutes

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Poll suggests Canadians concerned about fake news, but struggle with spotting it

The Canadian Press covers a poll from Historica Canada on misinformation.

Sep 23, 2019

Jun 21, 2018

London youth takes top prize in Indigenous arts contest

The London Free Press covers Indigenous Arts and Stories winner, Tehatsistahawi Kennedy.

An Indigenous London youth has taken one of the top honours in an arts and stories contest run by Historica Canada, the national organization that promotes understanding of the country's past. Read the full story here.

Jun 14, 2018

New Heritage Minute spotlights gay activist Jim Egan

CHCH News covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Historica Canada has released a new Heritage Minute, its first featuring a member of the LGBTQ community. Read the full story here.

Jun 14, 2018

Why Stephen Dunn wanted to direct the first LGBTQ Heritage Minute

CBC Radio covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

A brand new Heritage Minute is being celebrated for depicting one part of the LGBTQ community's struggle in Canada. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Canada's first LGBTQ-themed Heritage Minute

Country 105 covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Historica Canada has released the first LGBTQ-themed Heritage Minute for Pride Month. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Pioneering gay activist Jim Egan honoured in Toronto

Radio Canada International covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

A man who helped change the life of tens of thousands of Canadians is being honoured Wednesday night in Toronto when Historica Canada releases a one-minute video to be shown online to celebrate the life of Jim Egan. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

A Minute Spent Honouring LGBTQ Heroes Now Will Help Save The Future

Huffpost features the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

I'm sure you've seen them: Heritage Minutes — those dramatized, 60-second TV spots and cinema shorts that celebrate iconic events, stories and people from Canadian history? Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

A Lifetime of Gay-Rights Activism in Sixty Seconds

The Walrus features Historica Canada's Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

The first LGBTQ2 Heritage Minute profiles Jim Egan and his long fight for equal rights. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

VIDEO: B.C. gay rights activist featured in latest Heritage Minute

Kelowna Capital News covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

A pioneer in gay rights activism who called Vancouver Island home in his later years is the star of Historica Canada’s most recent Heritage Minute. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Behind the scenes: New Heritage Minute puts spotlight on LGBTQ activist Jim Egan

University of Toronto News covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

The latest Heritage Minute, which premieres today, puts a spotlight on one of those activists – James “Jim” Egan. It will be the first Heritage Minute to address LGBTQ issues. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Honour to make Canada's first queer Heritage Minute, St. John's director says

CBC News interviews ​director Stephen Dunn about the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Director Stephen Dunn says making the first Heritage Minute about Canada's LGBTQ community reminded him of the countless other queer stories which have gone mostly untold over the years. Read the full story here.

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