Despite residential-school legacy, aboriginals join Christian clergy

Rennie Nahanee believes aboriginals abused at Canada’s church-run residential schools “have a right to be angry.”

But the Squamish Nation elder, recently ordained a deacon to the Roman Catholic Church, also admires aboriginals who have overcome rage through forgiveness and reconciliation. 862 more words

The Search

The Search

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The #1 New York Times-bestselling author presents a riveting novel where a canine search and rescue volunteer fights danger and finds love in the Pacific Northwest wilderness. 260 more words


Leona's story: "I don't want this happening to anyone else'

A letter to the editor in today’s Vancouver Sun brought back memories about the years in which I wrote more than 120 articles about clergy sex abuse, including in residential schools. 1,332 more words

Vancouver Sun

'Spotlight' shows people need to be ready for the truth

People have to be ready for the truth before it can be revealed.

That’s a theme of the riveting, award-winning movie, Spotlight, which recounts how the Boston Globe newspaper laid bare an ecclesiastical and political coverup of rampant pedophilia by more than 87 Roman Catholic priests and brothers. 1,265 more words

The Search

Budweiser ignores Richmond's Chinese-sign standards

Richmond Councillor Chak Au is upset that a major beer corporation, Budweiser, has disregarded the city’s standards regarding Chinese-language signs.

Au sent me a photo of the large Budweiser beer sign on a Translink bus stop directly outside Richmond city hall. 396 more words


Pale Aliens: Part 2 - The Search

After finding a virgin left wedge on their first foray amid the “Turquoise Islands”, Dillon Perillo, Luke Hynd and Pat Curren re-grouped and headed to another island they knew absolutely nothing about. 42 more words


The Search for Hitler’s Political Testament, Personal Will, and Marriage Certificate Part III

Today’s post was written by Dr. Greg Bradsher, Archivist at the National Archives at College Park. This is the final part in a three part series… 2,436 more words

Archives II