Friday, 11 November 2011
Romeo Saganash campaign site
Saganash, the second person to declare their candidacy in the leadership race, doesn't have much of a profile outside Quebec. His coverage has been low in the rest of Canada, at least after announcing his bid. This is such a shame, as Saganash brings many strengths to the race, including experience with...
- Negotiating deals with various resource companies for Cree communities.
- Negotiating with various levels of government for the Grand Council of the Crees.
- Playing a part in negotiating the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
Knowledge of getting things done in government will certainly be an asset to a social reform oriented NDP Prime Minister.
Below is one of his English language interviews, with StraightGoods.ca