Home » Newswire » An inquiry shouldn’t start with an answer – especially not on MMIW – The Globe and Mail
An inquiry shouldn’t start with an answer – especially not on MMIW – The Globe and Mail
by ahnationtalk onNovember 16, 2015251 Views
Nov. 15, 2015
Carolyn Bennett, the Minister of Indigenous Affairs, emerged from a cabinet meeting last Thursday declaring that Canadians should stop blaming the epidemic of murdered and missing indigenous women on First Nations people themselves.
Ms. Bennett may very well be right, or at least partly right, but, as the person who is arranging the public inquiry on that highly important topic, she should not be prejudging answers to the questions that the inquiry will delve into.