missing and murdered women

crime

Police Investigations Criticized in Deaths of Two Inuit Women in Montreal

Advocates fear the apparent suicides were investigated hastily, and that some key details point to foul play.
Brigitte Noël
9.8.17
News

Canada Slammed for ‘Lack of Progress’ on Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

The condemnation comes as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau denounced Canada for treating Indigenous people with indifference and neglect.
Tamara Khandaker
10.5.16
Stuff

The Year in Racism or How Canadians Were Terrible to Each Other in 2015

Things are very shitty but at least we're talking about it.
Manisha Krishnan
12.17.15
searchers

Trailer - Searchers: Highway of Tears

You can't help but shudder at the sinister nickname for British Columbia's provincial Autoroute 16, known as "The Highway of Tears," which is both a trucking passage and the winding graveyard of up to 42 Aboriginal women, assumed to be murdered.
VICE Staff
10.9.15
column

Call Off the Search Party: Conservatives Confirm Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Have Themselves to Blame

Missing and murdered Indigenous women just needed a job, the Conservatives say.
Jenn Jefferys
10.9.15
searchers

Trailer - Searchers: Misty Potts

Misty Faith Potts, 38-year-old Nakoda woman who disappeared in March 2015. She has an masters degree in environmental science and taught at Yellowhead College, but took a downward spiral into drugs after her brother died and her marriage unravelled.
VICE Staff
10.8.15
Canada

She Was 16 When She Went Missing, But the RCMP Didn’t Tell Anyone for Three Years

Why didn't the public know Krystle Knott was missing and would it have helped save her?
Jane Gerster
8.14.15
News

Teenaged Assault Victim Calls for Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women

Rinelle Harper, a teen who was brutally attacked and left for dead, appealed to the country at the Assembly of First Nations.
Raf Katigbak
12.9.14
The Profiles Issue

Why Are So Many Aboriginal Women Being Murdered in Canada?

And what is the government going to do about it?
Grace Wyler
5.28.14