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Frum questions Trudeau on his criticism of the Meech Lake Accord

Broadcaster Barbara Frum pioneered a tough interview style on CBC Radio's As it Happens and later on CBC Television's The Journal. Whether she was talking to Nelson Mandela, Harold Ballard or the grower of the world's biggest cabbage, Frum's unrelenting curiosity, her fearless search for the truth, and her empathy and humour made her one of Canada's most important broadcasters.

Frum's famous interview with former Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau.

Medium: Television
Program: The Journal
Broadcast Date: May 29, 1987
Guest(s): Pierre Elliott Trudeau
Host: Barbara Frum
Duration: 31:33

Last updated: March 20, 2013

Page consulted on March 28, 2013

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