Nation to Nation: Freedom of the Press and Indigenous governance

Todd Lamirande
APTN Nation To Nation
The Roseau River First Nation in Manitoba had two elections in three days. We’ll explain what happened and what can be done to improve band elections and governance.

A journalist covering an Indigenous-led protest has had his civil contempt charges upheld. Journalistic freedom is taking a hit.

And we’ll hear what NDP leadership candidate Niki Ashton has to offer potential Indigenous voters.

Executive Producer / Ottawa

Todd Lamirande is Red River Metis. Todd first joined APTN in 2000 as a writer - researcher. He went on to be a videojournalist based in Vancouver. Todd has hosted three programs for APTN News and Current Affairs: the national news, Investigates and Nation to Nation.