February 23, 2017

Revue Politique

February 23, 2017

Access to physician-assisted death has once again made headlines after a Montreal man killed his Alzheimer-stricken spouse in a hospital center for long-term care.

Should the Access to physician-assisted death admissibility criteria be revisited?

Pierre Donais welcomes Paul Brunet (Conseil pour la protection des malades) to discuss this issue.

He also asks the following MPs for their perspective on this matter: Serge Cormier (Liberal Party), Gérard Deltell (Conservative Party), Matthew Dubé (NDP), and Monique Pauzé (Bloc Québécois).

The following political commentators discuss the refugee situation, Bill C-23, and Canada’s relations with its American neighbor: Louis-Charles Roy, Daniel Bernier and Karl Bélanger.


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Pierre Donais

Drawing on four decades of radio and TV experience, Pierre has a reputation for being as personable as he is astute. He joined CPAC in 2003 to host Revue Politique, a nightly review of the day’s politics for Francophone viewers. He also delves into the personal with guests on Tête à Tête. A former anchor and journalist at TQS and Télémédia CIMF-FM in Outaouais, Pierre also served as radio host and station manager. He has recently completed his Master’s degree in law at the University of Ottawa.