LGBTQ2S issues focal point in day three of Iqaluit MMIWG hearings

LGBTQ2S Indigenous peoples are burdened with educating the institutions that serve them, discouraging them from getting the help they need, said panelists at the Sept. 12 MMIWG hearing in Iqaluit. Indigenous women are already “existing in a state of hypersexualization” and experience violence, said Jasmine Redfern, a former health policy analyst, frontline worker and law...