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Attawapiskat

The lyrics of "Politician Man" were inspired by Attawapiskat First Nation's water emergency.
The First Nation's water supply is becoming increasingly toxic.
We travelled 40 miles in the snow to give him a traditional Cree burial.
Filmed in a Cree community, it addresses depression and not giving up.
The Twin Islands are traditional territory of the Attawapiskat Cree, and so is the largest island in the James Bay (Akimiski Island).
It was such a wonderful feeling to see him get his first kill. Geeshig was shining so bright, and for me, as a father, it was such a proud moment. I am satisfied knowing this hunt will stay with him for the rest of his life. He will always look back on it and be thankful for his dad.
The NDP MP said these tragic deaths are preventable.
The first comprehensive study to analyze the effect of high food prices in northern Ontario communities suggests First Nations people living in remote northern Ontario communities need to spend more than half their income on food to meet basic nutritional needs.
The toxic headlines, the comment sections, the conversations with "helpful" strangers; how does a young indigenous youth process and proceed? It's hard enough just being a "native teen." When you're locked down in "Indian" designation, you have to cope with the confusion, fear, anger and anguish that you are exposed to every day.