‘We’re not defeated people, we’re hurt, we’re in pain, but we’re strong’

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission has wrapped up its Northern hearings.

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The Truth and Reconciliation Commission has wrapped up its Northern hearings.

The hearings allow residential school survivors and their families to talk about their experiences in the schools.

Their stories are being archived and will form part of the Indian Residential School settlement agreement.

APTN National News reporter Shirley McLean has this story.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.