Dr. Cindy Blackstock

 

 

First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada Executive Director Cindy Blackstock, member of the Gitxsan nation,  joins Indigenous Waves to talk about the recent preliminary motions heard in the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal in regards to a case brought by the FNCFCS and the Assembly of First Nations against the Federal government charging discrimination against First Nations children based on chronic underfunding of on-reserve services for child welfare.

 

This show originally aired on October 2nd, 2012.

 

photo: Pawel Dwulit

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