‘Suicide is a dark spirit and we need to be careful with how we move forward with this bill’

Liberal MP Robert-Falcon Ouellette overcame poverty and homelessness to fight for the powerless.

Liberal MP Robert-Falcon Ouellette, who represents Winnipeg Centre, Man., performed a pipe ceremony—a sacred ritual joining physical and spiritual worlds—on the front steps of Centre Block in the middle of a snowstorm on Feb. 23. The Hill Times photograph by Cheslea Nash

By CHELSEA NASH

PUBLISHED : Monday, Feb. 29, 2016 12:00 AM

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