“The greatest tragedy is the image of these helpless communities, and these lost children,”

“…. NDP MP Charlie Angus opened the emergency debate on the Attawapiskat suicide crisis by calling for a groundswell of political will that will put an end to Band-Aid solutions for the problems facing Canada’s First Nations.

“This isn’t just particularly about Attawapiskat, it’s about who we are as Canadians and our whole nation,” Angus told the Commons. “The greatest tragedy is the image of these helpless communities, and these lost children,” he said.

“Tonight might be the beginning of a change in our country, and that is what I am asking us to come together to do,” Angus added.” ….

Read the House of Commons transcript of the full debate

http://www.parl.gc.ca/HousePublications/Publication.aspx?Pub=hansard&Language=E&Mode=1&Parl=42&Ses=1

Read more: http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/attawapiskat-suicide-crisis-emergency-debate-1.3531829

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