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BC Almanac listeners react to Royal Bank use of Temporary Foreign Workers

Kathy Tomlinson of CBC Go Public on the Royal Bank's use of Temporary Foreign Workers. And Labour expert and UBC professor emeritus Mark Thompson comments on the story as well.

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