Titles

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6763C.B.C.-TV NEWS IN REVIEW: 1993/12CBC-TV NEWS IN REVIEW: DECEMBER 1993*1993color59 minvhs Segments: 1. Deaths in Somalia: Rules of Engagement (11 min), Canadian peace-keeping soldiers sent to Somalia are charged with the murder of two Somalis; 2. New Drivers: Graduated Licenses (11 min), a new law in Ontario will place restrictions on new drivers in an effort to reduce motor vehicle accidents; 3. Haiti: The Ballot or the Bullet (17 min), the future of Haiti remains uncertain, as the return of the freely elected president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, is thwarted; 4. Artistic Judgment: What's Allowed in the 90's (12 min), a Toronto production of the classic musical, Showboat, generates controversy over its alleged racist content; examines other examples of "uncomfortable" examples in the arts: Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice and The Taming of the Shrew, Mark Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Miss Saigon. (Closed-Captioned) (Extensive study guide available upon request) (Donated by the Department of Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of learning within the State of Washington only)