Remembering Tommy Banks, 1936–2018

Posted by on Jan 28, 2018 in Brian's Blog, CBC, Celebrities, Music, Politics | Comments Off on Remembering Tommy Banks, 1936–2018

At age thirty-one, Tommy Banks was hosting a talk show on CBC television. I talked to him about the show when I interviewed him in 1973.

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One casualty of the CBC cuts: Tara Weber

Posted by on Apr 18, 2015 in Brian's Blog, CBC, Job losses, Journalism | 0 comments

The local newspapers have been silent about the 20 job cuts at CBC Calgary. I’ve put a human face on the story. It belongs to a young woman named Tara Weber.

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