On July 18, father of four Simon Slipperjack was at home after doing some shopping at a local Dollarama location in Thunder Bay when his common-law wife noticed something strange on the receipt.
Below the business name and address, in capital letters were the words “NATIVE SALE.”
“I looked at it, and said ‘holy smokes,” Slipperjack said. He is a member of Eabametoong First Nation and a resident of Thunder Bay.
National Indigenous Peoples Day which takes place on June 21 and the wider National Indigenous History Month in June is a significant time for Indigenous...