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Max Ferguson's spoof on fluoride

To fluoridate or not to fluoridate? That's the question at the centre of one of the longest debates in Canadian history. Advocates of water fluoridation say it's a safe and effective way to reduce cavities. Opponents like the outspoken broadcaster Gordon Sinclair called it rat poison and a despicable communist plot. Water fluoridation: Great public service or a gross infringement of individual rights? The debate rages on.

CBC's Rawhide talks to "Canadians" about the fluoride debate in Toronto.

Medium: Radio
Program: Rawhide
Broadcast Date: 1961-02-24
Guest(s):
Host: Max Ferguson
Duration: 14:33

Last updated: February 26, 2013

Page consulted on December 6, 2013

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