Quick history quiz. Who started the War of 1812 Who fought in it? Who won?

Many Canadians don’t know the answer to these questions. Even though the war played a pivotal role in the eventual creation of Canada and would shape the development of the United States.

The producers of 1812: Forged In Fire, an upcoming documentary about the conflict, took to Toronto’s streets and asked people what they knew about the War of 1812. The answer, not a heck of a lot.
RMR: Rick and the War of 1812

Rick Mercer heads to London, ON to re-enact the War of 1812 with the Lincoln Militia.