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The Bird Commission report after 30 years

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On International Women's Day 30 years after the Bird Commission's final report, CBC Radio's Ralph Benmergui hosts a panel to evaluate progress and change on the program This Morning. He speaks to Monique Bégin, former executive secretary of the Commission, and historian Barbara Freeman on what's been implemented, what's been neglected and differences in the old versus the new generation of feminists.

Medium: Radio
Program: This Morning
Broadcast Date: March 8, 2001
Guests: Monique Bégin, Barbara Freeman
Host: Ralph Benmergui
Duration: 6:24

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