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"This is a department that is ruthless in terms of nickel and diming the health needs of indigenous people."
Trudeau made the announcement after meeting with aboriginal youth.
"We have got to do better."
Health Canada has yet to indicate when the workers will be on the ground.
New suicide attempts and overdoses bring “sense of uncertainty” to northern First Nation.
Two Liberal ministers will speak in New York today.
"It is very unfortunate to say the situation of the suicide crisis is continuing."
"I think what's really disturbing is, when it comes to data breaches, CRA is a repeat offender."
Carolyn Bennett committed to a new youth centre.
"The greatest resource we have in this country is not the gold and it is not the oil."
Health Minister Jane Philpott said the government must — and will — respond.
"I've lost count of the states of emergency in the James Bay region."
Pressure is mounting on governments to addresses the medical crisis in Ontario reserves.
The cause for the rash-like symptoms still remains a mystery.
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"What you see from the internal documents, it almost looks like a scam."
Charlie Angus says the former CBC Radio host was allowed to flourish as a "predator."
"The stars indeed look very different today."
Isadore Day says winter roads in the province are integral to a number of remote reserves that bank on the network to help offset costs of moving goods by air.
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John Kioke told the boys in the dorm that he was going home. Like the other children, he had been taken from his parents the previous fall. Staying with his family hadn't been an option. If he hadn't been compliant the police would have been sent to forcibly take him away to St. Anne's Residential School in Fort Albany. But John Kioke was traumatized by life at the residential school. He wanted to see his mother. He was going to run away to see his parents in Attawapiskat. But their village was 100 kilometres north where the Attawapiskat River flowed into James Bay. He was only 14 years old.
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Ontario NDP candidate Charlie Angus, a longtime advocate for First Nations issues, said the Liberals' costing documents include a $1.7-billion shortfall.
"It's just another example of a culture of Liberal and Conservative entitlement and cronyism," says Charlie Angus.
Canada is facing a critical moment in its history.
"Canadians are not fools."
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NDP MP Charlie Angus called Bernard Valcourt "a clown."
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