Pam Palmater on report on MMIW; an update on suite of legislation

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Pam Palmater returned to Indigenous Waves this week, and shared some very informative insights on the recent report on missing and murdered Indigenous women in British Columbia from the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, as well as the ongoing suite of legislation from Stephen Harper’s government.

Lawyer Pamela Palmater, (Mi’kmaq) is a member of Eel River Bar First Nation, Chair of the Centre of Indigenous Governance at Ryerson University and an activist and pundit on Indigenous issues.

Playlist:

A Tribe Called Mi’kmaq – Calling All Warriors

Alexis Utatnaq – Maqaivvigivalauqtavut

Buffy Sainte-Marie – Soldier Blue

Boogey the Beat – Mother Earth

Lena Recollet – Historical Landmark

Wab Kinew – Mama Said

 

Originally Aired Monday January 12, 2015

Photo Credit: Jamaias DaCosta

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4 Responses to “Pam Palmater on report on MMIW; an update on suite of legislation”
  1. waabishko ma'iingan says:

    that was an awesome interview. way to go Pam

  2. Amber Blood says:

    I have so much respect for Professor Palmater she is such a inspiration for Indigenous women.

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