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-none- February 04, 1999 - 11:22 am

Let People Be

NUNATSIAQ NEWS

RACHEL ATTITUQ QITSUALIK

It is a thing that has always been an especially great mystery to me. Will somebody please explain to me why my grandfather’s life is stored in a museum, as a show of a quaint and “primitive” lifestyle?

It’s as though someone were to walk into your house, to begin a...

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-none- February 04, 1999 - 11:22 am

Seven minus four: School children tried by fire

What many Inuit children have had to go through has been nothing short of trial by fire: a school system that did not reflect their reality.

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RACHEL ATTITUQ QITSUALIK
Special to Nunatsiaq News

OTTAWA — She was doing it again.

This time, she had my little sister up in front of the classroom, yelling at the girl until she was turning flaming red in the face, wringing an answer out of her through the torture of an emotional thrashing.

It...

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