Cinq a Six | Oct 20, 2012 | 16:01

New name, mandate for Canadian Museum of Civilization

The Harper government is changing the name of the Canadian Museum of Civilization to the Canadian Museum of History. The mandate will also focus more on "national achievements and accomplishments that have shaped our country." Prominent historian Desmond Morton says this will make the museum boring and less inclusive. Listen to his interview with Cinq à Six host Jeanette Kelly.

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