Truth and Reconciliation InFocus

APTN InFocus with Cheryl McKenzie

‘Cultural genocide’ is what Canada is guilty of according to the Truth & Reconciliation Commission (TRC).

That was one of the assertions describing Canada’s residential school system that brought a standing ovation from the crowd gathered in Ottawa for the TRC’s closing event, May 31 – June 3rd, 2015.

Watch here to see how was the event received by residential school survivors.

Executive Director of News and Current Affairs / Winnipeg

Cheryl McKenzie began working as a reporter for APTN in June 2001. Her work has been nominated for a Gemini Award and a Canadian Association of Broadcasters award. In October 2005 Cheryl became Host/Producer for the launch of APTN National News: Daytime. Since then she has been Host/Producer for Contact, APTN Investigates, APTN National News and APTN InFocus.