Brian Giesbrecht - Senior Fellow - Frontier Centre for Public Policy

Canada’s dysfunctional reserve system has produced far too many marginalized and vulnerable girls and women
Canada’s dysfunctional reserve system has produced far too many marginalized and vulnerable girls and women Winnipeg Police Service / CKPG Today

The real culprit in Tina Fontaine’s death

By Brian Giesbrecht - Senior Fellow - Frontier Centre for Public Policy
March 5, 2018 - 12:11pm

An Indigenous spokesperson interviewed on CBC Radio the day after a jury acquitted Raymond Cormier in the death of Tina Fontaine said the case is a symbol of the way our society doesn’t seem to value the lives of Indigenous females as much it does those of other women.

He’s right.