Front Burner

'Don't say oil on stage': A WE Charity investigation

CBC's The Fifth Estate dug into WE Charity's practices and political connections, including concerns around corporate partnerships and the charity's commitment to their donors' happiness. Today on Front Burner, reporter Kate McKenna on what the investigation found.
WE Charity co-founders Craig (left) and Marc Kielburger introduce Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau as they appear at the WE Day celebrations in Ottawa on Nov. 10, 2015. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)

WE Charity has been under scrutiny following a political scandal involving the Trudeau government. Shortly after, the organization said it was winding down its operations in Canada.

CBC's The Fifth Estate dug into WE Charity's practices and political connections, including concerns around corporate partnerships and the charity's commitment to their donors' happiness. Today on Front Burner, reporter Kate McKenna on what the investigation found.

 

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