Missing the Bus: Indigenous Women and Two-Spirit Plus People and Public Transit in Western Canada

A taxi sits in front of the Greyhound bus depot on 6th Street in Brandon, Manitoba. The Greyhound building is up for sale. Photo courtesy of Tim Smith/The Brandon Sun.

Dr. Adele Perry, Director of the Centre for Human Rights Research is working alongside Co-Investigator Jocelyn Thorpe and Collaborator Karine Duhamel in this SSHRC and Infrastructure “Knowledge Synthesis” project that examines the connections between public transit, especially intracity or long distance transit, and Indigenous women and Two-Spirit Plus people in Western Canada.

You can read more about the project in UM Today.

You can listen to the researchers share their project results with host Olivia Macdonald Mager in their podcast Missing the Bus, available on Spotify, Apple, and iHeartRadio.

The full the report is available here.