They sat silently in the truck, the motor still running. “Turn the darn thing off! What if HE’s still there.” Snowflake shifted in her seat and leaned her head on the side of the window. 484 more words
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EDMONTON – Catholic bishops in Alberta and the Northwest Territories have apologized for abuse that aboriginal children suffered in residential schools.
Edmonton Archbishop Richard Smith said Monday the group is the last one in the country representing Catholic bishops to make a public offer of regret. 270 more words
EDMONTON – The Catholic Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories have released a letter which includes an apology to First Nations people who attended residential schools. 696 more words