‘You would never do this to your ancestors,’ chief tells workers
Cowichan Chief says sense of hopelessness leads to suicides, alerts
A pervasive sense of helplessness among a Vancouver Island first nation has spawned suicides and attempted suicides, says the chief of the Cowichan Tribes.
Since January, four people have killed themselves and another 52 so-called suicide alerts have been issued in the community. Read the rest of this entry