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Prime minister apologizes for historic mistreatment of Inuit TB patients

 

Garrison Garrow, pictured just left of Prime Minister Trudeau. Garrow works as Policy Analyst for Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada (Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada) and after two years in the making, the PM offered his apology to the Inuit.

Reprinted with permission from Nunatsiaq News

Inuit in Iqaluit who listened to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologize today for the federal government's mismanagement of the tuberculosis epidemic among Inuit between the 1940s and 1960s responded...



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