Nakuset is the executive director of the Native Women's Shelter of Montreal.
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Why losing her sister changed everything for Nakuset, and how she hopes to break the cycle
Nakuset shares the story of her sister, who died by suicide after spending her childhood in and out of foster care. She wants to raise awareness about how the system has mistreated Indigenous people — and how it needs to change.
Sixties Scoop adoptee recounts growing up in Jewish Montreal family
My parents chose me out of a catalogue of First Nations children. It was the trend in 1970 to offer First Nations children to non-Aboriginal homes — a government imposed initiative which has become known as "the 60's scoop."