Author: Vicki Chartrand

Vicki Chartrand is a Mama and Associate Professor at Bishop's University, Québec.

Shoes line City Hall steps in honour of 215 children who died at B.C. residential school | The Kingston Whig Standard

Dozens of pairs of shoes were placed on the front steps of City Hall on Monday in remembrance of the 215 children whose remains were discovered at a former…

Source: Shoes line City Hall steps in honour of 215 children who died at B.C. residential school | The Kingston Whig Standard

Indigenous leaders call for investigation into RCMP on Vancouver Island after recent shootings | CBC News

Indigenous leaders are calling for an investigation into the conduct of Mounties on Vancouver Island after two members of a small First Nation were shot by police in the last three months.

Source: Indigenous leaders call for investigation into RCMP on Vancouver Island after recent shootings | CBC News

Canadian military intelligence monitored Black Lives Matter movement, claiming pandemic justified such actions | Ottawa Citizen

A co-founder of Black Lives Matter in Canada says there is no reason for such scrutiny of the organization’s peaceful efforts to raise awareness about racial injustice.

Source: Canadian military intelligence monitored Black Lives Matter movement, claiming pandemic justified such actions | Ottawa Citizen

B.C. Indigenous leaders call for reform after 3rd member of Vancouver Island First Nation shot by police | CTV News

Indigenous leaders in British Columbia are calling for immediate police reform after three members of a small Vancouver Island First Nation have been shot by police in less than a year.

Source: B.C. Indigenous leaders call for reform after 3rd member of Vancouver Island First Nation shot by police | CTV News