Indigenous, historically marginalized groups felt the brunt of election disenfranchisement, say advocates
The constant messaging about a supposedly pointless election may have also resulted in less voter engagement overall, suggest politicos.
Tania Cameron, the Indigenous Get Out the Vote co-ordinator for the NDP campaign, says efforts to rectify the situation in the Ontario riding of Kenora for First Nations communities were not successful. She's sent a five-page letter of complaint to Elections Canada. Photograph courtesy of Twitter, The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade