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Jonathan Wilkinson in conversation with Paul Wells: Maclean's Live

Federal environment minister Jonathan Wilkinson sat down with Paul Wells to discuss how the government plans to reach its carbon targets while the pandemic rages on

On the day after the Trudeau government’s Throne Speech, federal environment minister Jonathan Wilkinson joined Maclean’s to discuss the government’s ambitious carbon targets and how on earth it plans to reach those targets amid a public-health crisis that goes on and on. Watch the full replay above.

The conversation was broadcast on the Maclean’s Facebook page as well as at macleans.ca/live on Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. ET. Follow us on Facebook to be notified of future #MacleansLive conversations. Join the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #MacleansLive.


Past guests include:

July 2020: Dr. Catherine Hankins and Dr. David Naylor, members of the COVID-19 Immunity Task Force
June 2020: Kevin Loring, playwright, actor, director of Indigenous Theatre at the NAC
June 2020: Guest host Desmond Cole with panelists Esi Edugyan, Robyn Maynard, Syrus Marcus Ware and Ian Williams
June 2020: Carol Anderson and Kevin Young
June 2020: Parliamentary budget officer Yves Giroux & Information Commissioner Caroline Maynard
May 2020: Health minister Patty Hajdu
May 2020: Alberta Premier Jason Kenney
April 2019: Bank of Canada governor, Stephen Poloz
February 2019: Canadian ambassador to the U.S., David MacNaughton
December 2018: Former prime minister Jean Chrétien
November 2018: Alberta Premier Rachel Notley
September 2018: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
June 2018: Jane Philpott, former minister of Indigenous services.
May 2018: Jason Kenney, leader of Alberta’s United Conservative Party (current Premier of Alberta)
April 2018: Katie Telford, chief of staff to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
March 2018: Conservative leader Andrew Scheer
February 2018: NDP leader Jagmeet Singh.