Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Speaking of Tommy Douglas and the whole unfortunate mix-up about the Mounties mistakenly claiming not to have spied upon him all those years ago (and for all those years), Steve Hewitt (Ph.D. 1997, now of Birmingham University in England) shared his extensive knowledge of RCMP domestic espionage activities in an interview on CBC Radio's Morning Edition when the news broke in December. Steve's former supervisor, meanwhile, Bill Waiser, was interviewed on CBC Radio's evening news program, "The World At 6".