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Truth and Reconciliation
It’s been over five years since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada released its report, outlining 94 calls to action to advance reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples across the country.
Half a decade later, how has Canada measured up on its promise to implement these calls to action? What progress has been made, and where have we fallen short?
‘I want to honour anybody that’s been through this,’ says walk organizer Jamie Henyu
Six Nations prepares to move forward with grounds search of former Mohawk Institute Residential School
“We want justice for our children and families who attended the Mohawk Institute,” says Chief Mark Hill
‘To capitalize on such a devastating part of our history is unconscionable,’ says logo designer Andy Everson
Sekwun Ahenakew is a fourth or possibly even fifth generation survivor of the institution
Happened same day Cowessess First Nation announced 751 unmarked graves
Interior Secretary Deb Haaland predicts ‘long and difficult’ process
Iqaluit and Rankin Inlet are holding subdued events following unmarked grave discoveries at residential schools
‘We want the world to know that an atrocity was committed in this country,’ says Grand Chief Garrison Settee