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


Dr. Adele Perry, Dr. Jocelyn Thorpe, Dr. Karine Duhamel

Winnipeg Transit faces a $17-million shortfall this year. Manitoba is helping the city cover transit operating shortfalls in 2023. (Trevor Brine/CBC)

Dr. Adele Perry, Director of the Centre for Human Rights Research worked 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.