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Information Commissioner Suzanne Legault interview

Canada was one of the first countries in the world to enact Access to Information legislation, to ensure that Parliament, civil society and the media can hold the government accountable. But Canada's Information Commissioner, Suzanne Legault, argues that Canada is falling behind in making information freely available, and that our democracy is suffering as a result.

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Sunday Edition - Michael's Essay: Greenham Common; Andrew Solomon; Goldman-Sachs and JC Penney; Mail on PTSDDec 13, 2013 | 1:22:23Sunday Edition Michael's Essay: Greenham Common; Andrew Solomon; Goldman-Sachs and JC Penney; Mail on PTSD Audio
Sunday Edition Michael's Essay: Greenham Common; Andrew Solomon; Goldman-Sachs and JC Penney; Mail on PTSD Dec 13, 2013 | 1:22:23Michael's Essay: In Praise of Sheila Fischman (at:24); Remembering Greenham Common (at 04:37); Andrew Solomon: The Stigma of Depression (at 28:15); Goldman-Sachs and JC Penney (46:23); Huronia apology (1:06:26); Listener mail on PTSD and the NSA (1:12:18)
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Sunday Edition Michael's Essay: Reflections on Mandela Dec 6, 2013 | 4:10Michael Enright reflects on the life of Nelson Mandela.
Sunday Edition - PTSD and the General: Romeo Dallaire speaks with Michael EnrightDec 6, 2013 | 22:14Sunday Edition PTSD and the General: Romeo Dallaire speaks with Michael Enright Audio
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Sunday Edition - NSA WhistleblowerDec 6, 2013 | 31:05Sunday Edition NSA Whistleblower Audio
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Sunday Edition - Mandela's moral courage; NSA Whistleblower; Mandela, an audio history; PTSD and the General; Bollywood star on women in IndiaDec 6, 2013 | 2:19:50Sunday Edition Mandela's moral courage; NSA Whistleblower; Mandela, an audio history; PTSD and the General; Bollywood star on women in India Audio
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