Each red ribbon paid tribute to a sister stolen too soon.
MMIWG Inquiry Anniversary
June 3 marks the one-year anniversary of Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.
The report goes into detail on the struggle families have with authorities over loved ones that have either been murdered or gone missing – and labels what Indigenous women have experienced since colonization as genocide.
The commissioners released 231 Calls for Justice from provincial, territorial and federal authorities.
Metis organization also paying for 12 new billboards around Manitoba.
Canada argues plaintiff not a good fit for civil suit
The court hearing continues Thursday in Regina.
This isn’t the first class-action to allege that colonization and discrimination have harmed Indigenous peoples.
A five-day hearing is scheduled to wrap up Friday in Regina.
Michael Okemow has no chance of parole for 15 years and 10 months.
The suit asks for $600 million due to inaction from feds to deal with violence against Indigenous women.
A memorial pole has been raised near Terrace, B.C., in memory of Indigenous women who…