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Citizens' Forum discusses the possibility of medicare

Since Tommy Douglas helped usher in Canada's medicare system in 1967, it has earned the envy of the international community. Many Canadians see free public health care as the hallmark of what Pierre Elliott Trudeau called "The Just Society." Yet, as the medicare debate has proven, it's a system that is not without its flaws or opponents.

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Health services for all. We are asking the question how and when? This is the topic for discussion on tonight's Citizen's Forum.

Medium: Radio
Program: Citizens' Forum
Broadcast Date: Dec. 15, 1955
Guests: Leonard O. Bradley, Paul Martin Sr., Owen C. Trainor
Moderator: Ralph Albrant
Duration: 29:00

Last updated: October 6, 2014

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