Outcry in the Country Following the Death of Joyce Echaquan – September 30, 2020

Outcry in the Country Following the Death of Joyce Echaquan – September 30, 2020

Outcry in the Country Following the Death of Joyce Echaquan – September 30, 2020

A wave of indignation and solidarity is sweeping the country following the death of Joyce Echaquan, an Atikamekw woman, in troubling circumstances. Esther Bégin discusses it with the former commissioner of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, Michèle Audette.

Also on the show: Quebec is worse off than anywhere else in Canada in controlling the pandemic. We hear from Dr. Benoît Mâsse, professor in the Department of Social and Preventive Medicine at the University of Montreal.

Finally, what should we learn from the debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden? Historian Timothy Naftali, associate professor at New York University, analyzes the question.