Fast begins at Manitoba legislature over child welfare

A group of women in Manitoba are going without food and water to call attention to the province’s child welfare system.

 

A group of women in Manitoba are going without food and water to call attention to the province’s child welfare system.

The group says it’s also using the spiritual power of fasting to support the camp in Regina.

Reporter / Winnipeg

Brittany joined the APTN news team in October 2016. She is Ojibway and a member of the Long Plain First Nation in Manitoba. Before coming to APTN, she graduated with a joint degree in communications from the University of Winnipeg and Red River College.