The New Society

The Fifties

The New Society

Episode 8: The New Society
The role of government was turned upside down. For the first time, in the ‘50s, Canadians looked to Ottawa to resolve the inequities of everyday life.


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Holly Doan

Holly is an award-winning journalist and Canada’s leading producer of political history documentaries for television. She joined CPAC in 2002 as a contributor to PrimeTime Politics and has produced Our Times, The Fifties, The Premiers, The Prime Ministers and The Rideau Canal. Holly also served as CTV China Bureau Chief, CTV Toronto correspondent, political affairs specialist for CTV in Ottawa and legislature reporter for CBC Alberta.