carlisle-histories-memories-reclamations
Rick Kearns
10/21/16
Plans for cultural genocide as well as the stories of courage and oppression at the famous/infamous residential Carlisle Indian Industrial School appear in an unprecedented collect...
Reuel S. Amdur
12/17/15
Twelve-year-old Theland Kicknosway, from the Walpole Island First Nation, led the procession into the hall at the Ottawa Convention Center, playing his ceremonial drum...
Rick Kearns
11/10/15
The new movie about the Carlisle Indian Industrial School, “To Save The Man,” to be written and directed by John Sayles , tells the story of the residential school through the eyes...
Theresa Braine
7/11/15
Indigenous leaders in Canada welcomed the apology of Pope Francis for the Catholic Church’s complicity in the “grave sins” of colonization, though they hoped it was just a prelude ...
Rick Kearns
3/19/15
Activists are looking for descendants of the Carlisle Indian Industrial School to get their input for development of a Heritage Center at the farmhouse located in the present-day A...
David P. Ball
10/6/13
A day after national residential school abuse hearings wrapped up in Vancouver, B.C., tens of thousands of people sprawled through the city's downtown, calling for a new relationsh...
Stephanie Woodard
7/28/11
The Dakota expression for child, wakan injan , can be translated as “they too are sacred,” according to Glenn Drapeau, Ihanktonwan Dakota and a member of the Elk Soldier Society on...