Humble Howard’s humble beginnings in Moose Jaw, Sask.

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Photo courtesy Howard Glassman

Before he was the humbler half of the longstanding radio duo Humble and Fred, “Humble” Howard Glassman was one of a scant few Jewish kids in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. Hear Howard talk about the anti-Semitism he faced, why he left and how he feels whenever he returns home.

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