Radio Noon - Manitoba | Jan 17, 2013 | 13:26

Morris Mirror Interview #1

A recent article and cartoon in a small rural newspaper has the editor doing damage control and area residents calling him "racist" The Morris Mirror published comments in its January 14th edition calling aboriginals "corrupt and lazy". I called editor Reed Turcotte but he wouldn't comment. The Mayor and MLA did though, and here's that interview.

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