Speech Highlighting Strained Relationship BW GOVT and People
In his speech Trudeau appears to be laying out a ‘blueprint’ for the Federal Government of Canada to follow and move forward on the path towards addressing injustices inflicted upon Indigenous peoples historically. During his run for election in 2015 Trudeau won over a record number of indigenous people to support him to become Prime Minister. In particular First Nations voters turned out to vote in record numbers.
1. Identify something from Trudeau’s speech that resonates with you in relation to indigenous governance and explain why this issue or area is of interest to you. https://youtu.be/20QqRtLoLFw
2. During the Pod Cast interview Lamirande explains that Trudeau’s popularity among Indigenous voters has been lost over the past 4 years. Do you agree or disagree with Lamirande’s assessment of Trudeau’s record relating to promises made to Indigenous voters during the past 4 years and explain why or why not. https://thebigstorypodcast.ca/2019/10/15/trudeau-indigenous-peoples/