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Suicide on Canadian reserves – Attawapiskat tragedy

Suicides, my heart breaks each time I hear about another suicide or suicide attempt anywhere but lately our Canadian reservations are having an epidemic. In just one weekend there were 11 suicide attempts on one northern reserve in Ontario.  The community is home to an estimated 2,000 people so for 11 suicide attempts in one

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Hollywood is coming to First Nations reserves

  Hollywood is coming to First Nations reserves Great news out of Canada by actor Adam Beach, the actor partnered with Jeremy Torrie and Jim Compton to bring the big-screen experience to isolated First Nation communities.    I say thank you for being so kind, Adam, and I know the families and youth will enjoy

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