indianz.com indianz.com on facebook indianz.com on twitter indianz.com on Google+
More on: residential schools

Filed Under: Canada | Education | Opinion
Shawn Atleo: First Nations must turn page on residential schools (04/03)
Shawn Atleo, the chief of the Assembly of First Nations, discusses what should happen now that the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada has wrapped up its hearings.

Filed Under: Canada | Education | Sports
Duncan McCue: Hockey helps reconciliation of boarding schools (03/27)
Reporting for CBC News, Duncan McCue finds out hockey has played a role in the residential school reconciliation process.

Filed Under: Canada | Education
Judge orders release of residential school abuse records (01/15)
The Canadian government has agreed to turn over files related to abuse at a residential school after a judge said the information should be released.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Opinion: Healing from the residential school legacy in Canada (11/19)
Marina Cantacuzino, the founder of The Forgiveness Project, discusses the legacy of residential schools in Canada.

Filed Under: Canada | Education
Native students look to break free from residential school era (11/18)
Canada is home to 600,000 young Native people and many are working hard to succeed in higher education in light of the difficulties their ancestors faced at residential schools.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Lou James: Native holding racist views against Native people (08/23)
Canadian Native Lou James, not his real name, explains why he holds racist views against his own people.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Opinion: Genocide is right word for treatment of Native people (08/01)
Writer says there is only one word to describe Canada's treatment of Native people.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Shawn Atleo: Native people deserve a better future in Canada (07/26)
Shawn Atleo, the chief of the Assembly of First Nations, calls on Canada to honor its treaty obligations and respect the rights of Native people.

Filed Under: Canada | Opinion
Opinion: Native people denied food for westward expansion (07/22)
Author of Clearing the Plains: Disease, Politics of Starvation and the Loss of Aboriginal Life discusses how the denial of food to Native people played a role in the expansion of Canada.

Filed Under: Canada | Education
Study: Native people used for hunger experiments in Canada (07/17)
Native people in Canada were used for hunger experiments during the 1940s and 1950s, according to a new study.

Credits: Dynamic Drive CSS Library