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#10 BLS- Third Party Mismanagement

July 27, 2008

#10 BLS- Third Party Mismanagement

#10 BLS- Third Party Mismanagement

In 2006, Indian Affairs appointed a Third Party Manager for a second time, removing control of the budget from the customary government. The community's school was shut down after parents discovered that the teachers hired by the Third Party were forbidding their children to speak Algonquin -- a grim throwback to residential schools.

by Dru Oja Jay

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