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Genocide against Indigenous women and girls ‘obvious,’ says chief commissioner – National Observer

by ahnationtalk on June 11, 201912 Views

The chief commissioner of the inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls says it’s “pretty obvious” that the tragedies amount to a genocide.

Marion Buller made the remarks in a speech Monday at a conference on the topic held by the University of British Columbia in collaboration with Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.

“We made what to me is pretty obvious, but it’s turned out to be controversial, finding of fact that the disappearances, murders and violence experienced by Indigenous women and girls … is genocide,” she said

The inquiry’s final report, released last week, detailed a deliberate and persistent pattern of abuses against Indigenous women, girls, two-spirited people and LGBT individuals, which it said can only be described as a genocide.

Read More: https://www.nationalobserver.com/2019/06/11/news/genocide-against-indigenous-women-and-girls-obvious-says-chief-commissioner

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