An Indigenous Woman Recorded Hospital Staff Taunting Her As She Lay Dying
The president of the Native Women’s Association of Canada, Lorraine Whitman, recalled the “horror” of hearing Echaquan begging for help. “It was with disgust that we heard a nurse, a woman who was supposed to care for her, utter racial slurs rather than come to her aid,” she said before pondering how many other Indigenous women are being ‘subjected to this sort of abuse’ in Canada but didn’t have the “courage or ability to film their own distress.”

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