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Emilie Nicolas on controversy at University of Ottawa over a professor's use of the N word
The suspension of a part-time professor at the University of Ottawa over the use of the N word has pushed the debate over free speech in Quebec to the forefront. Breakaway guest host Cassandra Leader speaks with freelance political commentator Emilie Nicolas to get her thoughts on the controversy.