The Canadian Press

2016-01-26 | Child Welfare Ruling

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Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett is promising action in the wake of a Canadian Human Rights Tribunal ruling that Ottawa has discriminated against children on reserves in its funding of child welfare services. She says fixing the problem will require creating a system that will keep families intact. (The executive director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada says the decision marks a great day for First Nations children and for Canadians who believe in justice and fairness.)

Date: 2016-01-26
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 12 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << there are many ways that we can wrap services around a family so that the child isn't taken from the family and some other family is paid to raise them that doesn't make any sense to me >>