Feb 061984

1985-fpo-radio-thumbAUDIO – DESCRIPTION:

It’s early February of 1984, and everyone’s talking about pornography and censorship in Canada. Federally, the Fraser Committee on pornography is holding cross-Canada hearings. On this particular date – estimated to be February 6, 1984 – the Chair of the Ontario Board of Censors, Mary Brown, is the guest of Wayne McLean’s talk radio program on Radio 98, in London, Ontario. She fields calls from the show’s listeners, including Freedom Party Action Director Marc Emery and Freedom Party president Robert Metz. Both take on Brown over censorship.


Excerpt (Marc Emery):

Excerpt (Robert Metz):

Whole Recording:

Audio Details:

Radio Program: The Wayne McLean Talk Show
Host: Wayne McLean
Notable call-ins: Mary Brown (Chair, Ontario Board of Censors), Marc Emery (Action Director, Freedom Party of Ontario), Robert Metz (president, Freedom Party of Ontario)
Aired: estimated February 6, 1984 (based on dates stated in recording)
Radio Station: CFPL 980 AM – London, Ontario
Recorded: estimated February 6, 1984 (based on dates stated in recording)
File Format: MP3
URL (Excerpt: Emery – 17.7 MB – 6 mins: 51 secs) – https://freedomparty.on.ca/archive/audio/tape-48and49.1984-02-06.CFPL-mclean.censorship.mary-brown.emery-excerpt.mp3
URL (Excerpt: Metz – 12.2 MB – 6 mins: 49 secs) – https://freedomparty.on.ca/archive/audio/tape-48and49.1984-02-06.CFPL-mclean.censorship.mary-brown.metz-excerpt.mp3
URL (Whole Recording – 223.8 MB – 1 hr: 31 mins: 41 secs) – https://freedomparty.on.ca/archive/audio/tape-48and49.1984-02-06.CFPL-mclean.censorship.mary-brown.complete.mp3