Mark Trahant
6/22/15
Dozens of people, tribal leaders, public officials (including Yukon Premier Darrell Pasloski and the area's Member of Parliament, Ryan Leef) were gathered around a fire in a prayer...
Hans Tammemagi
6/21/15
As National Aboriginal Day dawns, Indigenous Peoples across Canada are wondering: Now that the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s (TRC) report with its barrage of 94 far-reachin...
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...
Mary Annette Pember
6/8/15
Kristin Harder couldn’t bear to let her friend photograph the tiny braids that lay curled in their little box...
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 ...

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