First Nations in Canada: Is there a way forward?
CPAC and Maclean’s were live in Winnipeg on April 11 for the latest “In Conversation” town hall event. This time we discussed Canada’s First Nations. Peter Van Dusen moderated the debate with John Geddes and Paul Wells of Maclean’s, National Chief Shawn Atleo of the Assembly of First Nations, C.T. (Manny) Jules, chief commissioner of the Frist Nations Tax Commission, and Charlene Lafreniere, a city councillor from Thompson, Man.
Peter Van Dusen
A distinctive and popular personality with more than two decades of reporting and anchoring experience, Peter is a well-known journalist in Canada’s political arena. He joined CPAC in 2001 to host CPAC’s flagship show, PrimeTime Politics, and as Executive Producer of the channel has guided the evolution of programming to strengthen the viewer experience. Prior to joining CPAC, Peter spent 11 years with CBC Television in Ottawa as the evening anchor for local news.