Global News published this video item, entitled “‘Not my moment of revenge’: Jody Wilson-Raybould’s tell-all book launches just before election day” – below is their description.
Jody Wilson-Raybould, Canada’s first Indigenous justice minister and attorney general, has released her tell-all book “Indian in the Cabinet” just days before the election.
She recounts how she faced discrimination in her political career, and her conversations with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about the SNC-Lavalin affair. Global National’s Dawna Friesen speaks with Wilson-Raybould about why she wrote the book, the challenges of being an Indigenous woman in politics, her thoughts on the election, and what she plans on doing next.
Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. It extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres (3.85 million square miles), making it the world’s second-largest country by total area.
Its southern and western border with the United States, stretching 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world’s longest bi-national land border. Canada’s capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver.
Various Indigenous peoples inhabited what is now Canada for thousands of years before European colonization. The Canada Act 1982, which severed the vestiges of legal dependence on the British Parliament. Canada is a parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy in the Westminster tradition, with a monarch and a prime minister who serves as the chair of the Cabinet and head of government.
As a highly developed country, Canada has the seventeenth-highest nominal per-capita income globally as well as the thirteenth-highest ranking in the Human Development Index. Its advanced economy is the tenth-largest in the world, relying chiefly upon its abundant natural resources and well-developed international trade networks.
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the second-most populous country, the seventh-largest country by land area, and the most populous democracy in the world. New Delhi is the capital.
It has an exceptionally diverse population, with Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains and other religions speaking over 21 recognised languages.