Ashley Burnham, a member of Enoch Cree Nation in Alberta, was just crowned Mrs. Universe 2015 at an event held today in Minsk, Belarus. She is the first First Nations woman and the first Canadian to win.
Mrs. Universe 2015 is from Alberta's Enoch Cree Nation
A from Alberta’s Enoch Cree Nation has become the first First Nations woman — and the first Canadian — to win the Mrs.
from @maudgalkadam - Shes a winner ! @drama.rani BIG congratulations on your win at the Mrs Universe pageant. Keep breaking barriers keep shining keep inspiring us all ____ #mrsuniverseworld #mrsuniversebeautywithapurpose #mrsuniverseconfident #Isurroundmyselfwithamazingwomen #mysecrettohappiness #throwbackphotoshoot #nautankis photo credit @vjwesley
Indigenous voters have been historically absent in federal elections, and with electors having conflicted ideas about participating in Canadian politics, it’s unclear whether mobilization efforts will actually work.