Warriors Off The Res: Aboriginal Gangs in Winnipeg

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Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Winnipeg is the capital of Manitoba, Canada — and for 16 of the past 33 years, it has also been the country's murder capital. The prairie city is home to just under 800,000 people, about 10 percent of whom are Aboriginal, meaning Winnipeg boasts the largest urban Aboriginal population in Canada. Largely impoverished and facing continual discrimination, the community has given rise to violent Aboriginal street gangs. VICE News went to Winnipeg to spend time with gang members and find out why they're linked to the majority of the city's murders. Read more on VICE News: Why Canada's Inclusiveness Doesn't Include Its Aboriginal Population: http://bit.ly/1y0evnu Murder and Corruption in Trinidad: http://bit.ly/1r0lNH8 Check out the VICE News beta for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/