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I stumbled across a rebroadcast of Globe and Mail editor in chief David Walmsley’s speech to the Canadian Club delivered on April 8.

I have to say it was fascinating. Didn’t know much about him though I do write for the Globe from time to time and I read it everyday.

For those interested in the passion behind the headlines, the moral imperative to get to the truth of the story and the dedication that journalism is a pillar of democracy, it’s worthwhile reading.

Here’s a link to a text stream from J-Source:

http://j-source.ca/article/canadian-club-toronto-conversation-david-walmsley?hc_location=ufi

And here’s a link to a video of his 40 minute or so presentation:

http://www.vvcnetwork.ca/canclub/20150408/?hc_location=ufi