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More info about 4th Reading
Analyzing events at Queen's Park throughout the '90s.

4th Reading

About the Show

Host Steve Paikin is joined by a regular panel of veteran politicians from the three major political parties to analyze the week's events at Queen's Park

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More info about Behind the Shield
A look at Ontario's unique character through its well known personalities.

Behind the Shield

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Journalists Scott Symons and Mary Kay Ross investigate Ontario's unique character in this subjective portrait of the province and its concerns. Controversial issues introduced by the hosts include immigration and multiculturalism, the Americanization of

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More info about Bits and Bytes
A series of 12 entertaining and informative programs portraying the education of computer novice Billy Van and his tutoring by actress Luba Goy.

Bits and Bytes

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A series of 12 entertaining and informative programs portraying the education of computer novice Billy Van and his tutoring by actress Luba Goy. Animated sequences, on-location field trips, and a wide selection of microcomputers in the studio, help

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More info about Cope
Interviews with pivotal Canadian artists in today's vibrant cultural life.

Cope

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"Cope" is a probing series of half-hour programs that talk to today's youth. Host John De Lazzer's relaxed, informal approach encourages parents and teens to talk freely about such issues as birth control, suicide, the stereotyping of sex roles, leaving

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More info about Dialogue
Interviews with pivotal Canadian artists in today's vibrant cultural life.

Dialogue

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Host Richard Ouzounian interviews actors, choreographers, broadcasters, comedians, filmmakers, and other pivotal artists in the vibrant cultural life of Ontario.

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More info about Diplomatic Immunity
Hot talk on the world's hot spots.

Diplomatic Immunity

About the Show

Discussions on the most current foreign affairs. Host Steve Paikin along with informed panelists Richard Gwyn of the Toronto Star, Janice Stein, professor of international relations at the University of Toronto; and Eric Margolis, contributing foreig

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More info about Imprint
Writers and the world of literature.

Imprint

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This topical literary series offers discussion and debate on a wide range of issues in the world of literature, interspersed with the latest publishing events and book news. While keeping tabs on the continuing evolution of the English language, the

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More info about Inquiring Minds
These witty programs capture students' interest, and increase their understanding of essential science content.

Inquiring Minds

About the Show

These witty programs capture students' interest, and increase their understanding of essential science content as intrepid investigators take viewers outside the typical television studio to explore intriguing questions about the world around them.

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More info about Maps of Meaning
A lecture series about the myths within us.
More info about Person 2 Person
Paula's deft and intelligent questioning style reveals the spirit and humanity of her guests.

Person 2 Person

About the Show

Paula's deft and intelligent questioning style reveals the spirit and humanity of her guests.

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More info about Polka Dot Door
Entertaining and stimulating learning experiences for young children.

Polka Dot Door

About the Show

"Polka Dot Door", a series of half-hour programs, is designed to provide entertaining and stimulating learning experiences for young children. The series format assigns a theme to each week's five programs, and each day has a particular thrust.

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More info about Prisoners of Gravity
An acclaimed comic book and science fiction news magazine series.

Prisoners of Gravity

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More info about Realities
Explore the political, economic, social, and cultural trends of the 1980s.

Realities

About the Show

Interviewers Robert Fulford and Richard Gwyn explore the political, economic, social, and cultural trends of the 1980s. Fulford, noted journalist and editor, takes viewers into the world of ideas, talking to well-known writers and academics. Gwyn, p

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More info about Speaking Out
In each program, host Harry Brown discusses topical social issues with experts.

Speaking Out

About the Show

"Speaking Out" probes vital and controversial issues. In each program, host Harry Brown discusses topical social issues with experts, and encourages viewers to participate in the phone-in segment. The result is a lively, sometimes heated, debate.

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More info about Studio 2
A uniquely Ontario perspective on current affairs with hosts Steve Paikin, Paula Todd and Mary Hynes.

Studio 2

About the Show

A uniquely Ontario perspective on currrent affairs with hosts Steve Paikin and Paula Todd leading discussions and introducing stories on politics, foreign affairs, the arts, science and technology, society and sports.

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More info about Talking Film
Elwy Yost interviews film industry people on both sides of the camera.

Talking Film

About the Show

Movie expert Elwy Yost interviews industry people on both sides of the camera, encouraging them to talk about themselves, the state of their art, and its history. The series features many famous film personalities who, along with producers, director

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More info about The Africa File
Mike McManus interviews big name writers, politians and musicians.

The Africa File

About the Show

Filmed on location in Africa, this series of half-hour documentaries probes the conflicts and concerns of emerging African nations and explodes old myths and misconceptions about this vast continent.

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More info about The Education of Mike McManus
Mike McManus interviews big name writers, politians and musicians.

The Education of Mike McManus

About the Show

As host of this series, Mike McManus steers away from confrontation, and presents opposite points of view in such a way that the final decision is left up to the viewer. The programs do not attempt to deal with today's or tomorrow's news, but rather

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More info about Today's Special
This 1980s kids show which is set in a department store was a hit with children across North America.

Today's Special

About the Show

"Today's Special" introduces young viewers to a world previously only imagined - a big store's children's department at night - and encourages them to take part in the many adventures of its inhabitants. Jeff, a store window mannequin, becomes a

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More info about Vista
An overview of current scientific achievements and developments likely to affect our future.

Vista

About the Show

Adapted from the popular British "Horizon" and the American "Nova" series, each hour-long "Vista" program offers a comprehensive overview of current scientific achievements and developments likely to affect our future. This series takes viewers all

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