L’Essentiel: The Week in Review – October 9, 2020

L’Essentiel: The Week in Review – October 9, 2020

L’Essentiel: The Week in Review – October 9, 2020

After a year-long race to replace Elizabeth May, the Green party chooses Annamie Paul as its new permanent leader.

Also on the show: following the disturbing death of Joyce Echaquan, Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller reaffirms the existence of systemic racism in Canada, including in health services.

Finally, our panel of journalists Joël-Denis Bellavance (La Presse), Konrad Yakabuski (The Globe and Mail / Le Devoir) and Althia Raj (HuffPost Canada) analyze Ottawa’s management of the pandemic, the request for an apology for the War Measures Act and the arrival of a new leader for the Green Party of Canada.