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The Front de libération du Québec (FLQ) kidnaps James Cross in Montreal and demands release of all its imprisoned members. The next day the Canadian government announces it will not meet the demand, beginning Quebec's October Crisis.

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The Man Who Saved the World (2014)

The man who saved the world... 50 years ago, at the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis, second-in-command Vasilli Arkhipov of the Soviet submarine B-59 refused to agree with his Captain's order to launch nuclear torpedos against US warships and setting off what might well have been a terminal superpower nuclear war. His story is finally being told - the BBC is airing a documentary on see documentary


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The October Crisis - Part 3...and check out this one



THIS is how you say "Just Watch Me" and mean it. Not on a cocktail napkin. October Crisis: Trudeau "Just watch me."


Wall Street Crash of 1929 and its aftermath The strength of America’s economy in the 1920’s came to a sudden end in October 1929 – even if the signs of problems had existed before the Wall Street Crash. Suddenly the ‘glamour’ of the Jazz Age andgangsters disappeared and America was faced with a major crisis …


Canada: A People's History - Teacher Resources: Grades 10-12