Canada apologizes to Qikiqtani Inuit for sled dog killings, relocations

It was standing room only at Iqaluit’s Frobisher Inn when Carolyn Bennett, Canada’s minister of Crown-Indigenous relations and northern affairs, apologized to Qikiqtani Inuit on Wednesday, Aug. 14. Bennett apologized on behalf of the federal government for colonial practices imposed on Inuit from 1950 to 1975, including sled dog killings, forced relocations and family separation. … Continue reading Canada apologizes to Qikiqtani Inuit for sled dog killings, relocations