Harrison (Harri Sun) Pratt was born and raised in South-East Vancouver, on the unceded lands of the Musqueam (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm), Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) and Tsleil-Waututh (Səl̓ílwətaɬ) Peoples. He is currently studying philosophy and political science at UBC and is a recipient of the BC tuition waiver program for former youth in care.

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Breaking the cycle for “crossover youth”

This article has been translated into French. Over the last few months, the case of Abdoul Abdi, a young Somali refugee and former Crown ward facing deportation for being convicted of crimes, has sparked outrage nationwide. Abdi, now …

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Briser le cycle d’une « jeunesse en transition »

Cet article a été traduit de l’anglais. Le cas d’Abdoul Abdi, jeune réfugié somalien et ancien pupille de l’État menacé d’expulsion pour avoir été reconnu coupable d’infractions pénales, suscite depuis quelques mois une vaste indignation. Aujourd’hui âgé …

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