Justice for First Nations Children: A Talk with Cindy Blackstock

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Every child has the right grow up safely at home, go to a good school and be healthy. But the federal government chronically underfunds services for First Nations children on reserve. Cindy Blackstock took the government to court. After five years, the case is finally being heard. The ruling on this landmark case to end federal government discrimination against First Nations children is expected this spring. Cindy Blackstock spoke at the Vancouver Public Library on January 15.

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Community Services, Child & Family Services, Child Care