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episodes: May 2013 Archives

Island Morning Political Panel - Friday May 31/13

Posted by Bill van Asperen

NancyJordanPaul2013IslandMorning.jpgSenate or no senate? The HST is now a part of our lives, health care reform is coming, and has the Ghiz government done a good job on selling Islanders on the need for change? Here's our political panelists with their thoughts on these issues.

Nancy Key is a Summerside lawyer, Paul MacNeill is the publisher of the Eastern and West Prince Graphic newspapers, and Jordan Brown is a lawyer in Charlottetown.

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Right to Life - Anne-Marie Tomlin

Posted by Bill van Asperen

HenryMorgentaler.jpgDr. Henry Morgentaler has often been called a hero and a murderer for the work he did with abortion rights for women. However, he's also been called a murderer by others. Although they disagreed about a woman's right to have an abortion, Anne-Marie Tomlin with the PEI Right to Life, says he was a man who fought for what he believed in.

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Dr. Henry Morgentaler's Legacy

Posted by Bill van Asperen

HenryMorgentaler.jpgDr. Henry Morgentaler died yesterday at the age of 90. To talk more about his legacy and the continuing struggle for abortion services on PEI, we're joined by Ann Wheatley, a past member of the Canadian Abortion Rights Action League, and Story Wight is with the PEI Reproductive Rights Organization.

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