NESKIE MANUEL AWARD FOR ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS AND CULTURE Programming
Honourable Mentions to Lauren Crazybull, Marvic Adecer for MMIW in The Mainstream (CKXU – FM)
This show is a flagship magazine news show. For this piece, their reporter spent hours chasing and recording interviews and sound outside the offices of Indigenous Affairs and Northern Development in Toronto , covering the protests over the Attawapiskat suicide crisis.
Brennan Doherty – The Scope News – Report on Toronto’s Attawapiskat Protests (CJRU – AM)
Other notes: – Brennan Doherty is a reporter on CJRU.
Judge’s Comments – “important Highlights on the needs of the youth of not just Attawapiskat but all Canadian First nations communities. he allowed the voice of the FN youth to come through very clearly its beautiful”