For 85 years, CBC/Radio-Canada has been our national voice. The public broadcaster has walked us through some of our biggest historical events, bringing us together in moments of uncertainty, tragedy and joy. Yet despite its importance, the CBC has fallen victim to the whims of political priorities in Ottawa. Just recently, Conservative finance critic Pierre Poilievre called on the government to defund the CBC and attacked the quality of the broadcaster’s programming.

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