First Nation children
Federal Liberal budget failed First Nation children, families: Blackstock
On the surface, the Liberal budget commitment to invest $634.8 million for child welfare on reserves appears like a big figure, but scratch a little and a different reality emerges.
Federal health minister to investigate Cree girl’s case
Health Canada rejected coverage of Cree girl a day before human rights tribunal ruling.
Blackstock overjoyed with tribunal win, asks Trudeau to end fight against First Nation children
Cindy Blackstock fought federal government for nine years
First Nation children still forced off-reserve to get education
Leaving home for a better education is not uncommon.
What is uncommon is when kids as young as thirteen have to do it.