Breakaway broadcasts across the province of Quebec on CBC Radio One. With our host Alison Brunette based in our Sherbrooke bureau, we cover the stories and introduce you to people from the Gaspé to the Abitibi to the Lower North Shore. We bring you information, energy, and fun all with a Quebec twist.
Don Cherry has been fired by Sportsnet after had singling out new immigrants in Toronto and Mississauga, Ont., where he lives, for not honouring Canada's veterans and fallen soldiers. Damon Kwame Mason is the director of Soul On Ice - a documentary film about the role of Black athletes in hockey. He shares his reaction to the news with Breakaway guest host Allison Van Rassel.