Spence Hunger Strike

What Did Spence's Hunger Strike Accomplish?

Keith Beardsley | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Politics
Keith Beardsley

With a final media show, Chief Spence has now ended her 44 day "reduced food" diet. The question should now turn to what did she accomplish? Are Canadians more aware today and do they have a better understanding of the abysmal living conditions in First Nations communities? Probably not, such conditions were already well known and have been for decades.

Canadians, Politicians Answering Her Call To Action

CBC | Posted 03.01.2013 | Canada Impact

On First Nations Chief Theresa Spence's 20th day of her politically motivated hunger strike, Canadians and politicians answered her plea for solidarit...