Aboriginal lateral violence

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Translated Title: 
Les faits sur la violence latérale chez les Autochtones
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Native Women’s Association of Canada
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Ottawa, ON

A factsheet about lateral violence and how it impacts Aboriginal people. Explains how, unlike workplace bullying, lateral violence differs in that Aboriginal people are now abusing their own people in similar ways that they have been abused. Describes a cycle of abuse with roots in factors such as: colonisation, oppression, intergenerational trauma and the ongoing experiences of racism and discrimination.

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Available online.