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Mourning Barbara Frum

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.

Remembering the pioneering broadcast journalist.

Medium: Radio
Program: The World At Six
Broadcast Date: March 26, 1992
Guests: Hilary Brown, June Callwood, Alan Dixon, Allan Dixon, Brian Mulroney, Patrick Watson
Host: Bernie McNamee, Bob Oxley
Reporter: Glenn Powell
Duration: 3:36

Last updated: July 31, 2013

Page consulted on December 6, 2013

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