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#53 Peacekeeper Arms Dealer
Naitonal Post's Jen Gerson talks about cuts at Postmedia, Canada's arms deal with Saudi Arabia and journalists changing industries.
January 11, 2016

National Post’s Jen Gerson co-hosts.

Jen’s twitter: @jengerson

Sponsors: Squarespace  Canadian Journalists for Free Expression

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