No repercussions after Indigenous children called ‘savages’ at hockey tournament, parents say

Dre Wheesk and his teammates faced racist taunts and questionable refereeing, say parents and the coach of the Flamme Olympique, while at a tournament near Montreal last year. Dre Wheesk and his teammates were subjected to racist taunts and questionable calls at a 2018 hockey tournament near Montreal, parents say. …

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The MMIWG inquiry’s case for genocide: Canada aimed to ‘destroy Indigenous people’

Marion Buller, the chief commissioner for the National Inquiry into Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls, said Monday during a press conference that it was an “inescapable conclusion” that “genocide” was committed against Indigenous people in Canada. Chief commissioner Marion Buller and, left to right, commissioners Brian Eyolfson, Qajaq …

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Wellness support available for MMIWG family members reading the inquiry’s final report

As the loved ones of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls begin to absorb the 1,200 page final report from the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls, a department of justice support network is sending a reminder to take it one step at a time. …

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