Ian Waddell: A Life in Progressive Politics

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Ian Waddell, a former NDP MP and former B.C. MLA talks to Nam Kiwanuka about his memoir, "Take the Torch." Among Waddell's proudest moments in politics was in drafting Section 35 of the Canadian Constitution, which ensured the rights of Indigenous people. From pipelines to cultural policy, Ian Waddell has championed progressive policy throughout his career in and out of politics.
Episode:
The Agenda in the Summer: Ian Waddell; Ontario Hubs
Aired:
Aug 16, 2019