Macleans Magazine uses dead Attawapiskat teen to attack the Conservatives

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The depravity of the Media Party knows no bounds as Macleans Magazine proves by running excerpts from NDP MP Charlie Angus’ book:

It was a simple speech, but her heartfelt determination genuinely touched people. The news coverage across Canada became the story of the 13-year-old girl who had never seen a real school and had stood up to the minister of Indian Affairs. Speaking to the media afterward, she related the daily humiliations of being educated in substandard conditions. “I told [Strahl] that we will not quit until every First Nation child has a school that they are proud of, that they can call their own.” In terms of the political impact, Shannen hit it out of the ballpark

Shannen Koostachin was killed in a car accident before her 16th birthday in 2010. The campaign for Indigenous education, renamed Shannen’s Dream, continued. Eventually, Ottawa agreed to fund a new school, which opened on Sept. 8, 2014. (see here)

And for Angus to use this dead teen who once lived with him for a year as a political weapon tells you everything you need to know about him.



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