Turtle Island News: Child welfare system part of ongoing ‘genocide’ says Manitoba aboriginal group

WINNIPEG – A Manitoba aboriginal group says the province’s child welfare system is part of an ongoing “genocide” and needs to be completely overhauled.

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs says First Nations children are being seized from their parents in record numbers and are being deprived of their family bonds and their culture.

The group has released a report which calls for more aboriginal control over services…