Cowessess First Nation to announce ‘shocking’ discovery of gravesite at old residential school

A First Nation in Saskatchewan is scheduled to hold a virtual news conference later this morning about what it calls the “horrific and shocking discovery of hundreds of unmarked graves.” Officials for the Cowessess First Nation say the number of remains at the site of the former Marieval Indian Residential School will be the most […]

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September 30, 2021: Canada’s First National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

A bill creating a statutory holiday to commemorate the tragic legacy of residential schools has received royal assent in the Senate. Canada’s first national day for truth and reconciliation will take place on September 30th. Bill C-5 was fast-tracked for approval after last week’s grisly discovery in Kamloops, B-C of what are believed to be […]

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