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Abuse, racism, loss of land: The shocking allegations of sexual abuse of Indigenous women in Manitoba

 

Brittany Hobson
APTN News
The Manitoba government is calling on RCMP to investigate shocking allegations made against hydro workers.

This comes after Manitoba’s Clean Environment Commission held hearings into development projects in the north.

In the report, members of Fox Lake Cree Nation spoke of the sexual abuse of Indigenous women – in connection to hydro development projects – and the thousands of workers brought in to remote northern areas.

Here is Brittany Hobson with more.

bhobson@aptn.ca

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2 Responses to “Abuse, racism, loss of land: The shocking allegations of sexual abuse of Indigenous women in Manitoba”

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    Morey Smith August 23, 2018 at 2:09 am #

    When is RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki gonna Do What She Said She was gonna Do… Clean-up The RCMP. .Or Did She Even Say That.

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    Morey Smith February 19, 2019 at 8:58 pm #

    When is RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki gonna Do What She Said She was gonna Do… Clean-up The RCMP. .Or Did She Even Say That.