Generation Now – 2012 David Lewis Lecture

On October 4, 2012, The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives-Ontario presented the 2012 David Lewis Lecture:

Generation Now: Four emerging voices on the
Canadian political landscape

Emma Pullman (NUBC5), freelance writer, campaigner with and research director with, was one of the presenters of the night – along with:

Brigette dePape, writer and activist also known as the “rogue page” who stood in protest in the Canadian Senate chambers

Ben Powless, Mohawk citizen from Six Nations, co-founder of the Canadian Youth Climate Coalition and organizer with Defenders of the Land

Jamie Biggar, founding executive director of who coordinates national campaigns designed to get more Canadians engaged in their own democracy’


Photo by Ben Powless

In the news:

David Lewis Lecture spotlights four young Canadians actively changing our politicsToronto Star

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