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Suicides in northern Saskatchewan a result of colonization, not mental illness

From December, report at CBC News on a community Medicine Gathering to talk about a wave of young people ending their lives. Psychologist Dr. Darien Thira explains how suicide is not a sickness but a response to terrible unbearable pain; … Continue reading

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Canadian judge rules in favor of forcibly adopted First Nations survivors

Government is responsible for trauma of 16,000 indigenous children removed from families between 1965 and 1984, judge said. Continue reading

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