https://fightingforahandtohold.ca Last updated on Nov 24, 2020
As Justin Trudeau prepares to make his Throne Speech, pediatric emergency physician Samir Shaheen-Hussain has published Fighting for A Hand to Hold: Confronting Medical Colonialism against Indigenous Children in Canada. The book, released today, exposes the historical and on-going violence inflicted on Indigenous children in Canada and the Canadian medical establishment’s role in the genocide of Indigenous Peoples.
Micro-documentary trailer: Fighting for A Hand to Hold
Micro-documentary trailer by Katsi’tsakwas Ellen Gabriel. Thanks to Kent Monkman for sharing his art in the making of this video. Interview with Samir Shaheen-Hussain filmed in November 2020.