George Lessard

George has worked in Northern media and the education sector while living in Salluit, Nunavik (Arctic Quebec), Arviat, (Nunavut); Inuvik, Forth Smith and Yellowknife (Northwest Territories) since 1982 with a few side trips to China; the Bahamas; Bolivia; Rwanda; Russia and India mostly to help journalists learn their trade.

George Lessard
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Jan 24, 2013

Canadian Public Health Forum: Yellowknife

George Lessard
Dennis Bevington, MP for the Western Arctic, presented the "Canadian Public Health Forum: with an emphasis on the North," hosted by NDP Health Critic Libby Davies MP, Vancouver East.
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Jan 10, 2013

#IdleNoMore Songs for Life Vol. 1 is now live!

George Lessard
Idle No More: Songs for Life Vol. 1 is the first of an ongoing series of free downloadable compilations of songs by artists who support the vision of Idle No More...
Blog
Jan 10, 2013

#IdleNoMore Songs for Life Vol. 1 is now live!

George Lessard
"...Idle No More: Songs for Life Vol. 1 is the first of an ongoing series of free downloadable compilations of songs by artists who support the vision of Idle No More..."
News
Sep 29, 2011

Election time, NWT style

George Lessard
Is the NWT election the most interesting? The territory runs on consensus politics, with Facebook and other social media playing an essential role in fostering discussion between isolated communities.

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