Al Johnson was appointed to be the CBC president by Pierre Trudeau in 1975 where he focused on increasing Canadian content. He was caught up in a small scandal in which it was suggested by the CBC radio station CBH that the CBC had a national policy against broadcasting announcements from homophile organizations.
Albert Johnson (Main)
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President of the CBC
“Former CBC president Al Johnson dies,” CBC News, 9 November 2010, https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/former-cbc-president-al-johnson-dies-1.934850Professor of Public Policy and Public Administrator HigherEducation
Queen's University (Employee)