The Canadian Press

2005-10-27 | Native Water Evacuation

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Emotions spilled over October 27th at a northern Ontario reserve, where residents blasted governments for delays in dealing with a water contamination crisis. Henry Koosees (KOO'-sees) told a community meeting that governments waited too long to help out what he called Third World conditions in Kashechewan (ka-SESH'-a-wan). (Hundreds of residents from the reserve were evacuated two weeks after deadly E-coli was discovered in drinking water.)

Date: 2005-10-27
Placeline: KASHECHEWAN RESERVE, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 8 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << my people are hurting my people getting sick and all because of government >>