“As polities are becoming more divisive, now more than ever, we must recognize and celebrate those who have upheld parliaments as flexible instruments of free debate.
Join Canadian Club Toronto in partnership with The Churchill Society for the Advancement of Parliamentary Democracy on November 24 as former Federal cabinet minister, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, PC receives the Society’s 2020 Award for Excellence in the Cause of Parliamentary Democracy. This award places Mr. Goodale among Canadian political titans including past Prime Ministers, Premiers, Chief Justices and many distinguished Privy Councillors.
The Honourable Ralph Goodale, PC will be joined in conversation with David Herle (The Herle Burly Podcast) to reflect on his four decades as a parliamentarian, his views on the state of parliamentary democracy today and into the future.
The Churchill Society for the Advancement of Parliamentary Democracy is a non-partisan, charitable organization that honours the life of Sir Winston Churchill by facilitating education, discussion and debate about Canada’s parliamentary democracy.”