“As the Minister for International Co-operation, I have had the
opportunity to witness the hardships of the world’s most vulnerable
peoples and have witnessed the great compassion of Canadians for those
in need,” Oda said.
It's about time. Even though it wasn't her departments mandate, Canada's record on the treatment of the country's aboriginal peoples is abysmal. Talk about witnessing hardships, look north at home. I see little compassion for our own people.