A suicide crisis on the Aboriginal reserve Attawapiskat drew protesters, leaders, and mothers with young children in tow, to occupy offices of the Canada's Indigenous and Northern Affairs ministry this month.
Citing "lack of funds,' Health Canada is sending First Nation elders to overcrowded boarding houses
In Canada, racial data is “actively suppressed” statistics. As a result, Stats Canada does not include race in their count of homicides.
Mercury poisoning caused by the contamination has left some community members stricken with a rare condition known as Minamata Disease.
Indigenous organizations are accepting lifelines from a controversial source — namely oil & gas or resource extraction companies.
Poverty can be a big factor in the sexual exploitation of children by family members or friends, and the children are getting younger.