Cindy Blackstock

Leading McGill scholars celebrated for sharing their work with the media

Published: 20Apr2022

Principal and Vice-Chancellor Suzanne Fortier has announced the 2022 winners of the Principal’s Prize for Public Engagement through Media. The prize was created to recognize exceptional scholars...

Experts: Laurent Commission on Children's Rights and Youth Protection

Published: 4May2021

Quebec is being called on to turn "anger into action" in a landmark report into the province's youth protection services, two years after the death of a seven-year-old girl in Granby shocked the...

Cindy Blackstock receives Mahatma Gandhi Peace Award

Published: 18Oct2018

Congratulations to Dr. Cindy Blackstock for receiving the Mahatma Gandhi Peace Award....

LANCET | Cindy Blackstock: Advocate for First Nations children

Published: 27Feb2018

She has been called “Canada's Martin Luther King”, the “conscience of the nation”, and a “national hero”, but Cindy Blackstock bristles at the accolades. “The only reason my job exists is because...

Opinion: Reforming child welfare first step toward reconciliation

Published: 2Aug2017

Cindy Blackstock is professor of social work, McGill University, and executive director, First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada.

Universal Children’s Day (November 20)

Published: 21Nov2016

Cindy Blackstock, School of Social Work, McGill University...

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