September 2, 2020
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#275 Bring Me The Head Of John A. Macdonald!
Does anyone really care about indignities to the legacy of John A. Macdonald?
Jesse Brown
Host & Publisher
Tiffany Lam
Producer

Does anyone really care about indignities to the legacy of John A. Macdonald? And the inside story of co-host Manisha Krishnan‘s scoop about the “culture of retribution” at Global News.

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