Residential school trauma haunts women still

The legacy of residential schools continues to impact thousands of Aboriginal men and women across the country.

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The legacy of residential schools continues to impact thousands of Aboriginal men and women across the country.

The over-incarceration of Metis, Inuit and First Nations women in Canada’s prison is another result of the residential school-era.

The Native Women’s Association of Canada is calling for an end to the overwhelming statistics.

APTN National News reporter Annette Francis has this story.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.