Regional Covid-19 Resources and On Reserve Stats by Region Below:
Black = New Cases, Green = Recovered, Red = Deaths, Blue – Hospitalized, Purple – ISC reported total –  Updated Daily

BC
14 458 158 8,632 8,804
AB
9 1,046 185 20,082 20,311
SK
0 495 129 16,186 16,343
MB
4 901 155 25,118 25,283
ON
81 365 80 21,111 21,459
QC
86 115 26 13,653 13,793
Atlantic
0 14 9 4,614 4,658
North60
10 326 56 19,406 19,499
 

Banishment doesn’t promote healing’: You can’t fight addiction with punishment – CBC

There is rarely a difference between drug dealer and drug user

Feb 04, 2020

First Nations leadership, needing to do something in the face of a crisis, have sometimes turned to banishment of those selling drugs in our communities.

The problem with banishing a drug dealer, or locking them up, is that as soon as they are removed from the community, someone takes their place.

We do not have a drug dealer problem. We have a substance use problem.

‘There is rarely a difference between drug dealer and drug user’

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/harold-johnson-banishment-opinion-1.5446777

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