Friday, 11 November 2011

Romeo Saganash campaign site

Romeo Saganash, a Cree Leader from northern Quebec elected to Parliament last election, launched his NDP leadership campaign website sometime in September. I just recently stumbled across it.

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...

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


  1. A native prime minister - that'd be something cool to see. He seems very calm and measured and knowledgeable and best of all committed to achieving his goals. I'd vote for him.

  2. Saganash certainly seems to have some good temperamental qualities (at least next to the more hot-headed like Thomas Muclair) as well as some serious assets. It'll be interesting to see how the race goes, as he doesn't seem to have much of an organization outside Quebec.