In this episode, Pierre Donais sits down with Senator Patrick Brazeau. Senator Patrick Brazeau is a member of the Indian reserve community of Kitigan Zibi, near Maniwaki, Quebec. A passionate advocate for the rights of Canada’s First Nations, he joined the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples in 2001. He was elected national chief of that organization in February 2006, and re-elected for another four-year term in 2008. Patrick Brazeau was appointed to the Senate of Canada by Prime Minister Stephen Harper in December 2008.
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.