Project 2

Project 2

Published on 21 February 2022
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Transcript
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Proposal for resolving the issue;
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A solution: self-government: (how a person or a group of people can make the rules for their land or territory without an external authority to interfere with their affairs.)
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Zingers inquiry has 13 recommendations on the topic of over representation of Indigenous women → include; more Indigenous-run rehabilitation programs
00:20
A suggestion recently approved by the government
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Justice Minister David Lametti - solution → Bill c-5 ; cuts mandatory minimum sentence (reduce overrepresentation)
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→ This is important because it discusses the CAUSES of why many Indigenous women end up in federal prisons. Addressing the problem would be by putting fewer people in prison or in prison for less time.
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“c-5 is an important step in addressing the distressing statistics in the Corrections Investigator’s report,” stated David Lametti in a statement
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Conclusion
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To remember that...
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cause and consequence.
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cause; colonization residential schools
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consequence; over representation in foster care and prisons. lower % of people employed and educated harm and intergenerational trauma
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Thank you!