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Conservatives didn’t create the CBC, damn it

But they just might destroy it

ne of Canada’s enduring myths is that the Conservatives created the CBC. Historian P.B. Waite asserts it in his 2012 book, In Search of R.B. Bennett, a biography of the Depression-era Conservative prime minister who definitely did not create the CBC. John … Continue reading

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Conservatives didn’t create the CBC, damn it

But they just might destroy it

E-mails shed light on Herald firings

n e-mail exchange between a local film and video producer and the chief news editor at the Halifax Chronicle-Herald sheds light on the recent firings of freelance columnists Ralph Surette, Harry Bruce and Silver Donald Cameron. The exchange between Chuck … Continue reading

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E-mails shed light on Herald firings