Attawapiskat Red Cross

Attawapiskat: You Want to Be Shown the Money? Here it Is.

Reading the news coverage on Attawapiskat doesn't feel very healthy sometimes. There are so many racist rants and outright ignorant responses that it can bog you down. Where do you even begin? Well, you can try to answer questions with facts. Here are some of those facts, if you're interested.

Attawapiskat: Under New Management

The federal government has announced the remote James Bay community of Attawapiskat will go under third-party management amid a housing crisis. Aboriginal Affairs Minister John Duncan, who announced t...
Charlie Angus

Attawapiskat's Abandonment Crisis

What this is about is distance. A distant bureaucracy from a distant culture imposing baffling edicts and regulations on a group of people who were highly self-sufficient hunters and trappers for thousands of years before they wandered into the quicksand of the Indian Act.