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You’re different from them’: Stories of racial discrimination in Saskatchewan – CBC
by pmnationtalk onApril 21, 201796 Views
Mike Dubois is a member of the Muscowpetung First Nation
Apr 21, 2017
Hockey in Saskatchewan is like snow in winter: Everyone sees it regardless if they like it or not. Small town teams load up equipment in trucks, vans, buses or the family vehicle and set out on the highway to hit the ice in the neighbouring town’s arena.
For Regina resident Mike Dubois, who is from the Muscowpetung First Nation, hockey was always a part of life.
So, Dubois is used to travelling to different towns for games. What he didn’t expect was his first experience with racial discrimination in hockey to happen like it did.