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Trudeau apologizes for mistreatment of Inuit during tuberculosis epidemic

Trudeau apologizes for mistreatment of Inuit during tuberculosis epidemic

PRI - Allison Herrera

Jack Anawak was 6 years old when his mom was taken from their Nunavut home in northern Canada to be treated for tuberculosis. That was in 1956. He never saw her again. After her death, Anawak says, he was left with the sense that he and his family didn't matter to the government. Today, Anawak, a …

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