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Hugh Segal

Hugh Segal is a former Canadian Senator. He is now the Master at Massey College at U of T.

Videos

How Free, How Secure?
October 27, 2014
| 54:47
Last year, the federal government introduced Bill C-13, which proposes to expand police surveillance powers. In October, Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney announced proposed amendments to the...
Hail to the Chief (of Staff)
May 27, 2013
| 53:50
Two chiefs of staff have been shown the door with leaders under attack this week: Nigel Wright from the Prime Minister's office and Mark Towhey from Toronto mayor Rob Ford's office. Who are these...
Politics Around Poverty
November 15, 2012
| 49:46
Why are people still impoverished in today's Canada? As part of tvo's "Why Poverty?" coverage, The Agenda examines what stands between poverty and its solution.

Episodes

October 27, 2014
Given recent events, do Canadians need to shift their expectations for personal liberty and security?
May 27, 2013
They are as close to the centre of power as anybody, and yet in most cases, the public doesn't know anything about them or what they actually do. The Agenda examines the duties and responsibilities...
November 24, 2012
In a lecture entitled "Fighting Poverty", Senator Hugh Segal explains why we need a new national approach to tackling poverty arguing that the costs and consequences of poverty are much...
November 15, 2012
Asking "Why Poverty?" From politics to public opinion, what stands in the way of eradicating poverty?
June 14, 2011
The Interview: Hugh Segal: The Right Balance What lies at the heart of Canadian conservatism? Senator Hugh Segal sits down with Steve Paikin. Producers: Steve Paikin Navin Vaswani The Interview:...
April 28, 2010
The Interview: Hugh Segal: Guaranteed Annual Income, The Proposal Senator Hugh Segal and why Canada can afford to ensure every citizen has a guaranteed annual income. Producer: Alan Echenberg The...
April 28, 2010
The Interview: Hugh Segal: Guaranteed Annual Income, The Proposal Senator Hugh Segal and why Canada can afford to ensure every citizen has a guaranteed annual income. Producer: Alan Echenberg The...
July 24, 2008
Voting with your heart: author Drew Westen on the electoral success of the emotional appeal.///In a post-ideological world, what separates political parties...does ideology still matter in politics?
September 25, 2007
Voting with your heart: author Drew Westen on the electoral success of the emotional appeal.///In a post-ideological world, what separates political parties...does ideology still matter in politics?
December 15, 2006
Learning the ropes: Rookie candidate (2006 Hamilton municipal election) Peggy Chapman on politics' tough lessons. Available as a Podcast Subscribe:      Listen...
November 13, 2006
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October 18, 2006
The education of the former education minister: from a Toronto food bank...to Ontario's cabinet...to the national stage...Gerard Kennedy is now a candidate to lead the Liberal Party of Canada....
October 18, 2006
The education of the former education minister: from a Toronto food bank...to Ontario's cabinet...to the national stage...Gerard Kennedy is now a candidate to lead the Liberal Party of Canada....