ICTMN Staff
7/16/15
The premiers of all 10 provinces and three territories in Canada have pledged to implement all 94 of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s (TRC) recommendations stemming from t...
Konnie LeMay
7/12/15
Many Native authors will tell you what a burden—not to mention frustration—it can be when they are expected to give the so-called Native view of everything (as if there is a single...
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 ...
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...
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...

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