Bureaucrats working on plan to convince Pope that he needs to apologize

Bureaucrats coming up with a plan to get Pope to apologize to residential school survivors

Annette Francis
APTN National News
Bureaucrats within the Privy Council Office and the department of Foreign Affairs are trying to come up with a strategy to convince the Vatican that Pope Francis needs to come to Canada and make an apology to residential school survivors.

During the federal election, Justin Trudeau promised to implement the 94 recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation report.


Annette is Anishinaabe from Alderville First Nation. She started at APTN as an Ottawa Correspondent in 2007 and has covered Indigenous issues from Parliament Hill and First Nation communities across Ontario. She has also freelanced for CBC Indigenous and Ricochet Media.

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