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Canadian Legions battle for survival

For generations, the heart of many smaller communities in Canada could be found at the local branch of the Royal Canadian Legion, but declining membership has forced many of those legions to close recently, and more may shut their doors for good soon.

The problem? Few new veterans are interested in joining the Legion when they leave the military.

Michael Blais is the founder and president of Canadian Veterans Advocacy.

Click on the link below to hear him speak with Dave.

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