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Tuesday, 18 October 2016 18:12

Remembering and Honouring Indigenous women Featured

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            Members of the Bobcaygeon Truth and Reconciliation group gathered at the intersection of CKL Roads 36 and 49 on Oct. 4 to mark a day to remember Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.

After many years of growing pressure and concern, the federal government has announced an inquiry into this situation.

Indigenous women are three-to-four times more likely to die a violent death than Canadian women in general.

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