Resolution 1990.08: Native Communications

November 05, 2013

Whereas, The federal government has cut back funding for the Aboriginal communications media; and

Whereas, Most native communities need financial assistance to provide newspaper and radio communications; and

Whereas, Aboriginal newspapers and broadcasting play a vital role in the struggle of native people to gain their rights and preserve their culture; therefore, be it

Resolved, That the national council of The Catholic Women’s League of Canada, in 70th annual national convention assembled, urges the federal government to restore full funding to Aboriginal newspapers and broadcasting.