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Beyond Politics

Beyond Politics Chris Hadfield
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield's last trip in space in 2012 aboard the Soyuz TMA-07M made him a household name across most of the world,...
Beyond Politics Robert Thirsk
Bob Thirsk holds the record for longest space flight by a Canadian at over three months. He also holds the record for the most time spent...
Beyond Politics Marc Garneau
Marc Garneau was Canada's first man in space. The date was October 1984. Garneau was chosen from among 4,000 applicants to be among a group...
Beyond Politics Julie Payette
Julie Payette was the second Canadian woman to fly in space and the first Canadian to board the International Space Station. As a child...
Beyond Politics David Williams
Canadian astronaut Dave Williams was one of four selected to the space program after the Canadian Space Agency announced it was accepting...
Beyond Politics Justice Suzanne Côté
Madame Justice Suzanne Côté was sworn in as Supreme Court Judge on December 2, 2014. As head of Osler, Hoskin and Harcourt's litigation...
Beyond Politics Pam Palmater
Pam Palmater finished second in voting to Shawn Atleo in the 2012 Assembly of First Nations Leadership contest. A mother of six in a...
Beyond Politics Buffy Sainte-Marie
Buffy Sainte-Marie's unique voice and music helped propel the peace and civil rights movement during the 1960's. Her songs "Universal...
Beyond Politics Phil Fontaine
Phil Fontaine served three terms as National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations and was one of the earliest proponents for an inquiry...
Beyond Politics Bruce and Vicki Heyman
When Bruce and Vicki Heyman first met Barack Obama, he was a State Senator in Springfield, Illinois, and they were impressed by his vision...
Beyond Politics Alex Janvier
Alex Janvier is one of the founding members of the Indian Group of Seven, a collection of aboriginal artists that broke new ground in the...
Beyond Politics Wendy Grant-John
Wendy Grant-John still remembers the day when the parents of her best friend slammed the door in her face when they saw she was an Indian....