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First Nations housing

The living conditions in the Ontario Cree community of Attawapiskat have captured the attention of both the public and Canadian politicians. But it is not the first nor the only aboriginal community to deal with a housing crisis.

Many remote and northern communities deal with recurring problems with mold, with overcrowding, and with substandard construction.

Quebec AM's Ainslie MacLellan speaks with Stéphane Grenier, professor of Social Work at the Université du Québec en Abitibi Temiscamingue, who says that limited funding options are a big part of the problem.

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Susan speaks with Christopher Alcantara, professor of political science at Wilfrid Laurier University, and author of Beyond the Indian Act: Restoring Aboriginal Property Rights.

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