Mary Annette Pember
6/19/15
The cultural genocide perpetrated by Canada’s Indian residential school system was heavily influenced by the United States...
ICTMN Staff
6/19/15
“What took place in residential schools amounts to nothing less than cultural genocide.” The bass tones of Justice Murray Sinclair, chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commiss...
ICTMN Staff
6/11/15
June 11 is the anniversary of the 2008 apology issued to First Nations, Métis and Inuit by Prime Minister Stephen Harper for Canada’s boarding school era...
ICTMN Staff
6/9/15
The reports are out, the reactions have sprung forth. And now, some say, the real work of healing begins...
ICTMN Staff
6/4/15
Indigenous leaders greeted the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s summary report on residential schools with openness while urging all Canadians to embrace the fi...
Mary Annette Pember
6/3/15
It was a long time coming, but the words that residential school survivors and their loved ones had long awaited were finally uttered...
ICTMN Staff
6/2/15
As nearly 10,000 walkers thronged through the streets of Ottawa on May 31 to recognize the suffering of residential school students, it was acknowledged that the work of the Truth ...
Mary Annette Pember
6/1/15
More than 7,000 walkers thronged through the streets of Ottawa on May 31 in a show of reconciliation and unity as the five-year investigation into the residential school era of Can...
ICTMN Staff
2/12/15
Sentenced to three years for the sexual abuse of boys at a Saskatchewan residential school more than 50 years ago, convicted pedophile Paul Leroux has been granted full parole afte...
ICTMN Staff
1/7/14
The dark years of the residential schools era in Canada have long obscured the fate of many of the 150,000 indigenous children who were taken from their families from the 1860s thr...

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