Oct. 5, 2021 | A former Facebook employee tells U.S. Congress that the company puts profits over the safety of its users. Rapid COVID-19 tests are coming to more schools, but who should be tested? Plus, a Russian film crew arrives at the International Space Station to make the first feature film in orbit.
00:00 The National for Oct. 5, 2021
01:01 Facebook under fire: Whistleblower testifies
04:34 Global Facebook outage cuts off 3 billion users
07:00 N.B. COVID-19 circuit-breaker measures
08:02 COVID-14 fourth wave in Alberta
08:50 Alberta brings back contact tracing schools
10:38 Rapid COVID-19 testing in schools
12:54 Ottawa vaccine mandate details coming
13:09 Racism played role in Joyce Echaquan’s death
15:32 Report on Catholic Church abuse in France
17:50 Conservative caucus meeting
20:48 Military drops general from misconduct file
21:19 Pandora Papers: Elvis Stojko’s tax havens
24:31 Taliban silences Afghanistan’s all-women orchestra
33:41 Can/should Facebook be regulated?
40:10 Russia shooting a feature film in space
43:11 The Moment
#Facebook #COVIDRapidTests #SpaceMovie
Subscribe to The National:
Connect with The National online:
More from CBC News |
The National is CBC’s flagship nightly news program, featuring the day’s top stories with in-depth and original journalism, with hosts Adrienne Arsenault and Andrew Chang in Toronto, Ian Hanomansing in Vancouver and the CBC’s chief political correspondent, Rosemary Barton in Ottawa.