CBC Admits Botching Gavin McInnes Interview On Power & Politics
CBC Admits Botching Gavin McInnes Interview On Power & Politics
The Rebel Media personality used his airtime to justify a 1749 bounty on Mi'kmaq scalps

The CBC is admitting that it “erred” in its presentation of an interview with Gavin McInnes on Wednesday and that it failed to adequately challenge the Rebel Media personality and Proud Boys founder on his views.

McInnes had been invited on Power & Politics, CBC News Network’s flagship political show, to talk about the Proud Boys’ disruption of a Mi’kmaq ceremony in Halifax on Canada Day.

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