Expecting flu assistance, reserves get body bags from Ottawa
Manitoba chiefs furious after shipment from Health Canada
Native leaders in Canada said they were “horrified” after receiving body bags from health officials as part of Canada’s swine flu preparedness kits.
Leaders of more than 30 First Nations communities said in a statement on Wednesday they “are horrified after receiving dozens of body bags from Health Canada as part of Canada’s preparedness plan on H1N1”.
The Mask Slips, for Those with Eyes to See: Preparing for the Real Pandemic
Last week, many of the aboriginal people in the remote west coast village of Ahousaht were innoculated with the tamiflu vaccine. Today, over a hundred of them are sick, and the sickness is spreading.