“Health and Welfare invisibilizes history, its own previous work and the knowledge on which that work was based”. 1994.,
Health Canada had distributed materials to address precisely the harmful position put forward in this letter. Lethally harmful bigotry, based on ignoring human rights, history, three hundred years of medical literature, previous work by Health and Welfare and, most importantly, the knowledge on which that work was based, returned to the department. The people who were supposed to be protected by measures the department was promoting prior to 1993 are being injured or killed, instead.