Tag Archives: SISTERS IN SPIRIT

Final event of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission this week

Seriously? How is that even possible? That this weekend could be the “final” event of the Truth & Reconciliation Commission just boggles my mind. I have watched The Apology repeatedly. I have read the text. I have followed the work … Continue reading

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Vigil for Loretta Saunders

I did not know Loretta Saunders, the 26 year old Inuk woman who was writing a thesis on the issue of missing & murdered Aboriginal woman, and who, in a cruel twist of irony, became a “case” she might have … Continue reading

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RCMP throwing away remaining shreds of credibility

Just followed a link on Twitter to this article: RCMP questions claim of 600 missing Aboriginal women …. stuff like this makes me hopping mad. The Human Rights Watch has drawn attention to the broken relationship between Aboriginal women and … Continue reading

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