Politics: World

Audio clips from world politics and historic political events.


1982-02-17 | Canada-Bill

Sir Humphrey Atkins, leading off second reading debate on the Canada bill in the House of Commons, urged the house...


1981-10-07 | Trudeau-Constitution

Prime Minister Trudeau, at the wrap-up the Commonwealth Conference, admitted he never read the final communiqué. Date: 1981-10-07 Placeline: Melbourne,...


1981-10-07 | Commonwealth

Canadian Press reporter John McKay reports on the Commonwealth heads of government conference in Melbourne, Australia. Date: 1981-10-07 Placeline: Melbourne,...


1981-07-21 | G7-Summit

The G7 summit ended with a consensus to cooperate on mutual economic problems. Canadian Press reporter John McKay had this...


1981-07-21 | Thatcher-Summit

British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher said she saw an important consensus on east-west relations emerge from the Ottawa summit. Date:...


1981-07-21 | Reagan-Western-Summit

US President Ronald Reagan admitted that the G7 summit was a very frank get-together. Canadian Press reporter Peter Ray had...



1976-02-00 | Margaret-Song

Margaret Trudeau sings the song she sang for the wife of the Venezuelan president during a state dinner. Date: 1976-02-00...