EARLY RADIO. O utgrowth of 'wireless' Marconi and Fessenden Station XWA in Montreal (later CFCF) became first radio station in Canada (1918) CKAC in Montreal, first french-language station (1922) Proto-broadcasting. Radio Days.
Tries to act on behalf of the public interest
Tries to ensure that broadcasting meets needsof all Canadians - multicultural, bilingual etc.