Radio / Television News

How The (new!) National will push change across CBC News


New show, hosts, format, launches MondayCBC HAS LONG BEEN home to some giants in Canadian journalism, but when you walk into the broadcaster’s Toronto headquarters now you can’t miss its most recent famous retiree. An enormous, red and black, Peter Mansbridge likeness decorates what is now called Mansbridge Hall, hovering over all who arrive at the Front Street entrance.It’s a pensive pose struck by the former anchor and chief correspondent of CBC News, a look longtime viewers of The National came to know very well during his 29 years helming the flagship show, where he’s intently watching, hearing, perhaps judging...