Saskatchewan

Remove poems by man who murdered Indigenous woman from federal website: MLA

A Manitoba legislator is calling on Canadians to contact the federal heritage minister to remove two poems, written by the killer of an Indigenous woman, from the Parliamentary Poet Laureate website.

Parliamentary Poet Laureate website has two pieces by Stephen Brown, formerly Steven Kummerfield

Stephen Brown, who changed his name from Steven Kummerfield, and his friend Alex Ternowetsky were convicted of manslaughter in the 1995 beating death of Pamela George, an Indigenous woman. (Vallum)

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