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Parkinson's disease not stopping Nash from living life

'There are a lot worse things that could be happening to you. With Parkinson's, you just have to cope with it and get on with it,' says Knowlton Nash.

VANCOUVER, B.C.—Knowlton Nash, the prolific writer, turned foreign correspondent, turned eloquent anchorman, became the face of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in 1978, when he took over as lead anchor of CBC flagship news program, The National. For a decade, Mr. Nash guided a nightly audience of almost two million through the major issues of the day, including the repatriation of the Constitution, the Cold War, and the North American Free Trade debate.

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Parkinson's disease not stopping Nash from living life

'There are a lot worse things that could be happening to you. With Parkinson's, you just have to cope with it and get on with it,' says Knowlton Nash.

VANCOUVER, B.C.—Knowlton Nash, the prolific writer, turned foreign correspondent, turned eloquent anchorman, became the face of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in 1978, when he took over as lead anchor of CBC flagship news program, The National. For a decade, Mr. Nash guided a nightly audience of almost two million through the major issues of the day, including the repatriation of the Constitution, the Cold War, and the North American Free Trade debate.

  

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Friday, March 27, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Broadbent Institute Progress Summit 2015 - Opening reception March 26, 2015

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Ed Broadbent
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Rick Smith, Robin Sears, Ed Broadbent, Rogers' Ken Whyte.
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Earnscliffe's Robin Sears
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Broadbent Institute executive director Rick Smith
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Ed Broadbent
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Charles Taylor
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Anne Lagace Dawson, Michel Venne (Executive Director of l'Institut du nouveau monde) and Valerie Plante (Montreal City Councilor)
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Liberal MP Adam Vaughan, Earncliffe's Robin Sears, former NDP MP Olivia Chow
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Pundits Guide's Alice Funke

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