MPs Discuss NPD’s First Nations Child Welfare Motion

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MPs Discuss NPD’s First Nations Child Welfare Motion

NDP Indigenous youth critic Charlie Angus speaks with reporters on Parliament Hill after the unanimous passage in the House of Commons of his motion calling for the federal government to comply with a Canadian Human Rights Tribunal ruling ordering compensation for First Nations children and families affected by the on-reserve child welfare system. The government is appealing the ruling in Federal Court. Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller also speaks with reporters. (December 11, 2019) (no interpretation)