Michael Ignatieff

Michael Ignatieff

Michael Grant Ignatieff is a former Canadian politician who was the leader of the Liberal Party of Canada and Leader of the Official Opposition from 2008 until 2011. Known for his work as a historian, author, university professor and diplomat, Ignatieff held senior academic posts at the University of Cambridge, the University of Oxford, Harvard University and the University of Toronto before entering politics in 2006. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Michael Ignatieff has 11 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Booknotes as a Professor for the Human Rights of the Harvard University. The year with the most videos was 2004 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 1,636 views per program. Most appearances with Christopher Hitchens (2), Robert Scheer (2), Steve Wasserman (2). Most common tag: Canada.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2005 - Present Director, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Harvard University Videos: 2 c. June 20, 2008 - Present Member, Parliament, Liberal Party, Canada Videos: 2 c. March 1, 2001 - Present Professor, Human Rights, Harvard University Videos: 7

Recent Appearances

  • Machiavelli's <em>The Prince</em>

    Machiavelli's The Prince

    Panelists Michael Ignatieff, James Johnson, and Edward Muir talked about the immediate and long-term impact of The Prince,…

  • Canadian Party Leaders' Debate

    Canadian Party Leaders' Debate

    Conservative Party Leader Stephen Harper, who had served as Prime Minister since 2006, debated the three other major party…

  • Canadian Question Period

    Canadian Question Period

    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and members of his cabinet took questions from members of the Canadian House of…

  • <em>Mao:  The Unknown Story</em>

    Mao: The Unknown Story

    Jung Chang and Jon Halliday talked about their book Mao: The Unknown Story, published by Knopf. Their biography attempted to…

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