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Tonight, we kick off a special summer series, looking back at some of the most important and notable stories we've covered on The Agenda. From 2017 and 2020 respectively, Justice Murray Sinclair reflected on the progress of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission and why it should continue to matter to all Canadians. Then, after Murray Sinclair announced his retirement from Canada's senate, he spoke to Steve Paikin about his accomplishments and challenges, Canada's reckoning with its treatment of Indigenous people, and his future plans.
Murray Sinclair: Importance of Truth and Reconciliation
Cobalt was once a booming town built on the silver mining industry. Just as the silver ran out, the town was ravaged by a fire in 1977. Now, Cobalt is poised for a renaissance thanks to its namesake, cobalt.
When the summer beach season ended, Port Dover became a sleepy little town. That changed in 1981 when a small group of motorcyclists came together on Friday the 13th. Now, over 100,000 bikers gather in this lakeside community every Friday the 13th.
Nicole Moore discusses her book, "Shark Assault: An Amazing Story of Survival." Then, Hamilton-Niagara Hub journalist Justin Chandler recounts the way Niagara-on-the-Lake commemorates the Spanish Flu experience there.