Following its original plea to Prime Minister Stephen Harper earlier this year, the Nunatsiavut Government has again appealed to the federal government to settle class action lawsuits filed by survivors of residential schools in Newfoundland and Labrador. 340 more words
What people don't understand is that the legacy of Residential Schools still live on in our people today. This didn't happen 100 years ago, the last school was closed in 1996 - the year I was born. Like the author said, it hasn't even been 20 years.