Stopping the Ripple: First Nations man ends vicious cycle of residential schools – APTN N2N

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by ahnationtalk on January 13, 202069 Views

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On this episode of Nation to Nation: There’s a story Randy Kakegamick tells about the neglect he faced as a child.

It was late one night and his mom was out so he took off wandering the streets of Ottawa.

A drunk man chased him into an alley and attacked him thinking his bag of white cookies was cocaine.

He was eight-years-old. The Ojibway-Cree man never stopped running until about three years ago.
He was in jail, a familiar place for most of his adult life.
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APTN National News, uncovering the stories that others won’t.

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