Why are Ontario and Canadian aboriginal communities poor?

Poverty is not an accident. Like slavery and apartheid, it is man-made and can be removed by the actions of human beings. Nelson Mandella


Poverty, powerlessness and despair favours  the political commercial elite that profit from its creation and maintenance.

But what about the First Nations’ elected bands? Why don’t they help those actively struggling to assert their people’s right with a few $?

All Chiefs and Councils in Canada have been told: “Support any Idle No More initiatives and we will cut off your funds.”

Cross-posted on iLoveMidhurst.ca.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: