The Impact of Joyce Echaquan’s Death – October 5, 2020

The Impact of Joyce Echaquan’s Death – October 5, 2020

The Impact of Joyce Echaquan’s Death – October 5, 2020

A week after the disturbing death of Joyce Echaquan, Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller reaffirms the existence of systemic racism in Canada, including in health services.

Also on the show: after a year-long race to replace Elizabeth May, the Green party chooses Annamie Paul as its new permanent leader.

Finally, political scientists Geneviève Tellier and Daniel Béland analyze the arrival of a new leader in the Green party, the impact of the death of Joyce Echaquan, and the demand for an apology for the War Measures Act almost 50 years after the October Crisis.