‘It was satire’ Says Former Judge That Penned Controversial Column in Thunder Bay

Aboriginal Futures, Brian Giesbrecht, Frontier Centre, Interview

A former judge from Manitoba who compared rights of status Indians to a gravy train in an opinion column for a Thunder Bay newspaper earlier this month says it was meant to be taken as satire.  And Brian Giesbrecht is surprised no one saw it that way. “It was satire and … nobody picked up on the fact that I was dealing with trying to poke fun at the system we have in a satirical way. And I was very surprised nobody picked up on that,” Giesbrecht told APTN National News.

Rd the entire article and Scroll to the bottom of the page to Watch the video interview here:

‘It was satire’ says former judge that penned controversial column in Thunder Bay