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Jack Layton (1950–2011)

He grew up in the small town of Hudson, Quebec. Layton is a published author. In 2000, he published Homelessness: The Making and Unmaking of a Crisis, which focuses on the nature and extent of homelessness in Canada, and argues for a national housing policy in which the federal government would directly subsidize the housing of low-income families.... See full bio »

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 2008-2011 The Hour (TV Series)
- Episode #7.128 (2011) ... Himself
- Episode #7.2 (2010) ... Himself
- Episode dated 10 February 2010 (2010) ... Himself
- Episode dated 29 September 2008 (2008) ... Himself
 2010 Make the Politician Work (TV Series)
 2008 Off the Record (TV Series)
- Episode dated 19 March 2008 (2008) ... Himself
 2007 Prince of Pot: The U.S. vs. Marc Emery (Documentary)
Himself - Member of Parliament, NDP
 2007 Let's All Hate Toronto (Documentary)
 2006 Canada A.M. (TV Series)
Himself - NDP Leader
- Episode dated 3 May 2006 (2006) ... Himself - NDP Leader
- Episode dated 3 March 2006 (2006) ... Himself - NDP Leader
 2000 Life Under Mike (Documentary)

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[in a 'manifesto' he drafted to his political supporters before his death] It has been my role to ask a great deal from you. And now I am going to do it again. Canadians will be closely watching you in the months to come. Colleagues, I know you will make the tens of thousands of members of our party proud of you by demonstrating the same seamless teamwork and solidarity that has earned us the ... See more »


(February 5, 2010) Announced he has prostate cancer and is undergoing treatment. See more »

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