Don’t Need Saving: Aboriginal Women and Access to Justice

by | October 6, 2011
filed under Can-Con, Feminism, Politics, Racism

Last week Toronto non-profit METRAC (Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children) and Audrey Huntley of Wolf Dog Productions launched a new short film: “Don’t Need Saving: Aboriginal Women and Access to Justice.”

Now the video’s been uploaded to YouTube and I’ve embedded it below because I think it’s important. The video features interviews with several Aboriginal women who explain some of the key issues they face, including racist stereotypes and a perception by white people that they “need saving”

-Jarrah


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