Everyone wants to keep our kids safe. But sometimes there are disagreements on just what is the best way to do that. The Quebec government is currently debating a new law that aims to protect students in CEGEP and University against sexual assault. But some want the law to extend to elementary and high schools, especially since more than half of sexual assault victims are under 18 years old. We ask the experts if we need to be doing more.
Guest(s) : Jennifer Maccarone, Former Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board Chairperson Toula Drimonis, Women's Rights Advocate Robert Frank, Journalist Nakuset, Director of the Native Women's Shelter of Montreal
CityLife examines issues that affect all anglo Montrealers in an engaging and accessible way. Host Richard Dagenais and his team delve into politics, public transit, roadwork, the environment, the economy, immigration, social issues, culture and much more. Each CityLife show zeroes in on a particular subject or issue unfolding in Montréal, often with original approaches and creative coverage of local stories you may not find anywhere else.
Richard Dagenais was born, raised, educated and, continues to be employed, in Montréal. Twice nominated for ACTRA National Radio Awards, he works in Montréal television and radio as a host, anchor, reporter and writer. He is a singer, songwriter, and musician who has performed the anthems for the Expos and Alouettes. He's married with one son and two nutty dogs. He enjoys sports but hates going to the gym; he goes, but he hates it! He's got a blog and he tweets, too!