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Indigenous, International, Politics

Trudeau and Pope Francis discuss reconciliation at the Vatican

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Pope Francis discussed reconciliation with Canada’s Indigenous peoples, religious freedom and current ethical issues during a private meeting at the Vatican. The meeting between the pontiff and Trudeau, who was accompanied by his wife, Sophie »

Economy, Indigenous, International, Politics, Society

Truth and Reconciliation in education: a beginning

Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, was a massive undertaking emotionally, physically and psychologically for Canada’s aboriginal people’s. And it has opened the eyes of many non-aboriginal Canadians to the horrifying history and legacy of colonial attitudes and efforts to “take »

Indigenous, Politics, Society

Truth and Reconciliation Commission faces huge new pile of documents

With little more than a year to finish its report, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission on the physical and emotional abuses of Indigenous children in Canada’s Indian Residential School system, is about to receive tens of thousands of boxes of more »