An Indigenous Party for Canada
It was a thought that occurred to me early on in the SNC-Lavalin ‘scandal’: Jody Wilson-Raybould sought to change the Government of Canada from the inside; now she’s perhaps thinking of starting a party on the left that would fully embrace indigenous politics, not just pay lip service to Native Canadians.
She hasn’t said that out loud, so I don’t think she’s heading that way, just yet. But the Prime Minister’s next move will decide what her future is, and there’s a good chance he’ll kick her out of the Liberal caucus. As an Independent, she will be free to do whatever she thinks is right.
Just remember that her father Bill told Pierre Trudeau that both his daughters wanted to be Prime Minister one day:
Titter ye not…