CTV News examines Canadian knowledge of Indigenous histories.
Jul 01, 2021
Mar 10, 2020
Huffington Post covers Historica Canada's new Residential Schools Awareness Campaign.
Historica Canada, the non-profit behind the popular Canadian Heritage Minute series, is tackling the residential school system. Read the full article here.
Mar 04, 2020
APTN News covers Historica Canada's new podcast, Residential Schools.
Mar 03, 2020
CBC Ottawa Morning speaks with Shaneen Robinson-Desjarlais, host of Historica Canada's new podcast on Residential Schools.
Mar 02, 2020
Winnipeg Free Press covers the new Residential Schools podcast.
Historica Canada's three-part series to speak to experiences of different children. Read the full story here.
Feb 17, 2020
Jim Warford passed away Jan. 27, he was 97 years old. He had spoken with The Memory Project about his experiences in the Second World War.
"When we landed at Juno Beach they were still shelling the beach because if they could cut off the supplies then they'd cut of the army being able to advance," the Burlington resident told Historica Canada's The Memory Project. Read the full story here.
Jan 30, 2020
The National Post speaks with Anthony Wilson-Smith on reactions to the new coronavirus outbreak and its similarity to SARS in 2003.
In the wake of the outbreak, Historica Canada recirculated a video that highlighted the stigma stacked against Chinese communities during the 2003 SARS outbreak. Read the full story here.
Dec 01, 2019
Anthony Wilson-Smith, president and CEO of Historica Canada and a former editor-in-chief of Maclean’s Magazine, reflects on the role of encyclopedias in the modern world.
The meeting room at Norway House, hard by the European Parliament in Brussels, is modern, brightly lit, with a convenient patio for breaks. As diplomatic buildings go, it’s welcoming. It is also an unlikely place for a Canadian to find himself talking about encyclopedias. Read the full article here.
Nov 08, 2019
The Canadian Press covers a Remembrance Day poll conducted on behalf of Historica Canada.
Nov 08, 2019
Radio-Canada International covers the Remembrance Day poll conducted on behalf of Historica Canada.
Nov 07, 2019
The city of Maple Ridge recognizes the service of Fred Moritz whose testimony is on The Memory Project archive.
A Second World War veteran who ended his military career with eight medals was recognized for his service by the City of Maple Ridge on his 100th birthday. [...] In 2010, Moritz recounts his experience during the war in an interview for The Memory Project, an initiative of Historica Canada. Read the full story here.