CALGARY — The murder of a young Calgary mother has prompted a local woman to take action to protect others.
Christa Cachene, 26, was beaten to death in her Ranchlands home in October.
This weekend, her aunt organized a self-defence class aimed at helping other women.
“Things have to change for our people. Especially our aboriginal women, indigenous women. It has to change somehow, someway. And I am hoping this class will help encourage them to kind of push themselves. There is something better out there. They don’t have to take this,” said Betty Ann Blue Cloud.
Blue Cloud has been taking Kung Fu classes at Damerji’s Martial Arts Academy in northeast Calgary for years.
Her niece’s death prompted her to approach the studio’s…
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