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What do we really know about 'the true history of Canada'?

CTV News examines Canadian knowledge of Indigenous histories.

Jul 01, 2021

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TAYLOR: D-Day taught us the meaning of sacrifice

Col. Gilbert Taylor reflects on D-Day and includes an excerpt of Lloyd Bentley’s testimony with The Memory Project.

Jun 05, 2021

Jun 30, 2012

A 145th birthday quiz all about Canada

It's not exactly as auspicious as say a diamond jubilee or a golden wedding anniversary but 145 years is still quite an accomplishment and should be celebrated with a cup of coffee (or flute of champagne) and a history quiz.

Jun 30, 2012

Pride for the maple leaf, moose

Canadians are more patriotic than their modest demeanor may suggest - just look at the nation's knickers and the tattoos that many proudly display on their skin.

Jun 28, 2012

Canadians more willing to display patriotism, survey finds

The provocative results of a new survey challenge the long-held notion that Canadians are reluctant to be as outwardly patriotic as their brash American neighbours.

Jun 28, 2012

Patriotism on Rise, poll shows

Canadians may not be as boldly patriotic as their neighbours to the south, but a new poll shows those living in the Great White North are making gains when it comes to showing off their national pride.

Jun 22, 2012

The Canadian Aboriginal Writing and Arts Challenge winners

As the challenge’s popularity expands, so too does the quality of the submissions, says author Joseph Boyden.

Jun 21, 2012

Pine Creek First Nation student wins Canadian Aboriginal Writing Challenge

When Tommy Starr was growing up on Pine Creek First Nation, Manitoba, he often felt that something was missing inside. In his words, he felt like a "spear without a head." So his mother sent him to talk to his grandfather who is an elder in the community.

Jun 21, 2012

Shrapnel keepsake from turbulent time

Alexander Hunter keeps a piece of shrapnel from an anti-personnel bomb in a small plastic bag. The 92-year-old Second World War veteran has had it since Oct. 2, 1944.

Jun 20, 2012

Wounded vet helps record war history

Second World War veteran Glenn Rowe joins in a project that’s been touring the country

Jun 18, 2012

War Of 1812 Quiz: Test Your Knowledge Of The Conflict On The Bicentennial

On June 18, 200 years ago, the United States signed a declaration of war against Great Britain, pitting itself against British forces mostly in Upper and Lower Canada.

Jun 17, 2012

Local teenager chosen as national ambassador

A Truro teenager has been chosen as a French for the Future ambassador of 2012.

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