Winnipeg’s North End – The Good and the Bad

Michael Champagne challenges the audience to join with the young people of the North End who are "organizing ourselves to make a difference in our community." Photo: Paul S. Graham

On January 15, 2012, the United Jewish People’s Order and the Association of United Ukrainian Canadians — organizations with deep, historic roots in the north Winnipeg, held a public forum entitled “The North End – the Good and the Bad.” Their intent was to engage North Enders in a discussion of challenges they face and to highlight some of the forces for progress in the neighborhood.

Moderator: Roz Usiskin, United Jewish People’s Order

Panelists (in order of appearance):

– Sel Burrows, Point Douglas community activist
– Kevin Chief, MLA, Point Douglas and Minister of Children and Youth Opportunities
– Cindy Coker, executive director, SEED Winnipeg, Inc.
– Jim Silver, co-director, University of Winnipeg Urban and Inner-City Studies Program

Broadcast Information:
Shaw TV Channel 9
Length: 1 hour 29 minutes
Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012: 8:00 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 27, 2012: 12:30 a.m.
Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012: 4:30 a.m. & 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012: 12:30 p.m.

Videographer & Editor: Paul S. Graham

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