On the streets of Iqaluit, Rankin Inlet’s food troubles ring true

On the streets of Iqaluit, Nutrition North and the Rankin Inlet dump are the talk of the town.

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On the streets of Iqaluit, Nutrition North and the Rankin Inlet dump are the talk of the town.

APTN’s Kent Driscoll on how the latest series of revelations and allegations involving Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq, the deputy mayor of Rankin Inlet and images of people in the community searching for food in the dump are playing out on the streets of Nunavut’s capital.

Video Journalist / Iqaluit

Kent has been APTN’s Nunavut correspondent since 2007. In that time he has closely covered Inuit issues, including devolution and the controversial Nutrition North food subsidy. He has also worked for CKIQ-FM in Iqaluit and as a reporter for Nunavut News North.