Synthesis: A review of events reported in the Canadian press
Volume VI Number 3
Publisher: Canadian News Synthesis Project, Toronto, Canada
Date Written: 31/03/1978
Year Published: 1978
Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
Cx Number: CX12226
Synthesis is the journal of the Canadian News Synthesis Project. Previously known as the Canadian News Synthesis Project (1974 - 1976), Synthesis analyzes and presents current news coverage of the most important economic, political and cultural forces in Canadian Society, using major newspapers from across the country.
March 1978 issue.
Abstract: This issue highlights coverage on Ivan Head replacing David Hopper as leader of the Canadian International Development Research Centre, ending a decade as PM Trudeau's foreign affairs advisor; how the "Head-less" PM and Cabinet plan to increase the Export Development Corporation's lending and insurance capacity three-fold; a renewed hope in coal; feds threaten press and get away with it; Conservative MP Tom Cossitt accuses Soviet and separatist infiltration as Liberals approach breaches of the Official Secrets Act; Canadian pension / productivity debate.