The Canadian Press

2011-11-30 | Attawapiskat Housing

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The federal government effectively took over running an impoverished Ontario First Nation community -- a day after a high-profile Opposition tour of Attawapiskat. Interim NDP Leader Nycole Turmel blasted Prime Minister Harper and Aboriginal Affairs Minister John Duncan for blaming the band for the reserve's inadequate funding. (The move came a full month after the reserve on James Bay declared a state of emergency and the International Red Cross was called in to help alleviate a housing crisis that left families living in tents without access to running water or electricity.)

Date: 2011-11-30
Placeline: ATTAWAPISKAT, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 9 seconds

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