CBC Television Network

Men and the Issues, The

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1963

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired March 19, 20, 25 and 26, 1963 in primetime.

Just before the 1963 federal election, the leaders of the major political parties in Canada were interviewed by a panel of journalists. Each half hour show featured a different leader: Lester Pearson, Liberal Party; John Diefenbaker, Progressive Conservative Party; Tommy Douglas, New Democratic Party and R.N. Thompson, Social Credit.

Members of the panel: Robert McKenzie, James McCook, Arthur Lower, Mark Harrison, and Clive Baxter.

Written by John Corcelli – May, 2005