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Eleven Years and Counting by Jillian Piazza,'17

I open my eyes and can see it is still dark out. I look at my alarm and it is seven in the morning and time to start my day. 3,305 more words

A Day In The Life

Weekend Reading and Efforts to Resist the Dakota Access Pipeline

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  • The Canadian commitment to fully embrace the U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples…
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Advocating for Alcohol Harm Reduction Policy in Regina, Saskatchewan

Advocating for Alcohol Harm Reduction Policy in Regina Saskatchewan
Understanding Chronic Addiction and Responsible Public Health Practices
Nicholas Olson – Housing Support Worker – Carmichael Outreach… 2,502 more words

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Lawyers reach $50M settlement in residential schools class-action case

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – Former students of residential schools in Newfoundland and Labrador wept in court Tuesday as lawyers outlined a $50-million compensation deal with the federal government. 525 more words

Canada

How Residential School has affected me: a reflection by Sui-Taa-Kii (Danielle Black)

Re-posted from Kairos Canada

Sui-Taa-Kii (Danielle Black) is from the Siksika First Nations, which is a part of the Blackfoot Confederacy, Plains people, Treaty 7, and delivered this speech at a recent gathering “Abiding in Right Relations: Laying the Foundations”, a cross border conversation following the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. 2,129 more words

Fr. Raymond J. de Souza: The truth about the Church's obligation to aboriginals

There are several untruths circulating which will undermine the hard work of reconciliation done these last many years on the issue of aboriginal residential schools. 1,081 more words

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