Brian Giesbrecht - Senior Fellow Frontier Centre for Public Policy

The PM seems committed to adding to the differences between Indigenous people and the mainstream, instead of trying to dismantle a divisive system
The PM seems committed to adding to the differences between Indigenous people and the mainstream, instead of trying to dismantle a divisive system

The double standards of the Boushie/Stanley case

By Brian Giesbrecht - Senior Fellow Frontier Centre for Public Policy
March 2, 2018 - 10:17am

A jury’s recent acquittal of a white man for the killing of an Indigenous man highlights some of the deepest divisions in this country.

One of those divisions is between people living on reserves, and the farmers and townspeople living in the vicinity of those reserves.