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Students come together in Lethbridge to learn about residential schools

Grade-four students from Piikani Nation and Sunnyside School came together to learn about residential schools and aboriginal culture through storytelling, art and dance.

It was an emotional day as students heard stories of Canada’s dark past filled with abuse and stolen childhoods from two residential school survivors. 453 more words

Education

Transforming Abuse through Mutual Submission

Consider a basic revenge flick such as “Taken,” or “The Revenant.” These movies often begin with a shocking injustice — the murder or abduction of a child, for example. 1,417 more words

Bible

Stolen Words

by Melanie Florence, Gabrielle Grimard (Illustrations)

Expected publication: September 5th 2017 by Second Story Press

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Children

Friday's letters: Missing Vimy soldiers deserve proper burial

On April 9, Prime Minister Trudeau gave an address at the Vimy Memorial in France, commemorating the courage and sacrifice of Canadian troops in the First World War. 541 more words

Letters

Backflips, Boggle and Baha'i Songs

Toren and Joshua were playmates three and six years ago when they were much smaller but no less cuter than today.  It feels good to be reunited with Danielle and Toren who lived in the same building block as we did in TEDA, China.   529 more words

Road Trip

‘Aboriginal Liberals Say ‘NO’ To Freedom of Speech’

“Thunder Bay-Rainy River MP and Liberal ‘Indigenous’ {‘Siberian settler’} Caucus chairman Don Rusnak is calling for the Conservative Party to remove Sen. Lynn Beyak…

“Sen. Beyak refused an invitation to meet with the Liberal Party’s ‘Indigenous’ Caucus, an organization for which Rusnak {who is mixed race – Ukrainian and aboriginal} serves as chairman. 1,110 more words

Aboriginal Narrative

‘Aboriginal Liberals Say ‘NO’ To Freedom of Speech’

“Thunder Bay-Rainy River MP and Liberal ‘Indigenous’ {‘Siberian settler’} Caucus chairman Don Rusnak is calling for the Conservative Party to remove Sen. Lynn Beyak…

“Sen. Beyak refused an invitation to meet with the Liberal Party’s ‘Indigenous’ Caucus, an organization for which Rusnak {who is mixed race – Ukrainian and aboriginal} serves as chairman. 1,109 more words

Aboriginal Narrative