When he questions whether we’re getting value for our money by compensating victims of a literal and cultural genocide how is that not racist? This compensation is the minimum that any government that does this to its citizens is required.
Poilevre is speaking like its so inconvenient to compensate those who had their lives ruined by the Canadian government.
I think First Nations independence and accountability is important but you first have to give people back control over their lives. If you put any other group through a residential school system no one would dare use that kind of language towards the victims.
Speaking of which First Nations communities are hugely underfunded compared to the rest of Canada. This is why their standard of living is so low when compared to the rest of the country.