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From time to time, Humans vs Harper will shift gears to speak seriously to Harper’s response to critical Canadian issues. This post on Harper’s response to the… 616 more words
Church-run residential schools committed 'cultural genocide' against Native Canadians - Nick Robins-Early
“Canada’s residential school system began in the late 19th century as a means of assimilating aboriginal youth into white colonial society through education and removing them of their cultural, spiritual and linguistic heritage. 1,070 more words
What is National Aboriginal Day?
The Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) website notes the following about National Aboriginal Day:
- June 21st is National Aboriginal Day (NAD), a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of 159 more words