The Canadian Press

2015-02-15 | Canadian Flag Anniversary

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Events are being held across Canada today to mark the 50th anniversary of the Canadian flag.

Date: 2015-02-15
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 36 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << one of them to Mark the flag was in the greater Toronto area and featured a man who was a witness to the at times emotional debates in the 1960s when the liberal government of Lester Pearson brought in the Canadian flag former prime minister John Christian was a member of Pearson's cabinet he says all the flag has come to represent Canadian values he remembers Pearson had a fight on his hands you should have seen the scene when he proposed that the current Prime Minister Stephen Harper issued a statement calling the flag of symbol of the values of Peace democracy and freedom Steve fairbairn the Canadian press Toronto >>