Indigenous peoples

July 1 is not a day for celebrations

The tragic discovery of 751 unmarked graves at the site of the former Marieval residential school in Saskatchewan is a powerful reminder that this was not simply a "dark chapter" in the history of Canada. For over a century, these institutions were [...]

Idle No More calls to #CancelCanadaDay

The discovery of the remains of 215 First Nation children in unmarked graves at a residential school site in the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc territory has prompted increased calls for action on decolonization. As the July 1 holiday approaches, Idle No [...]