Catholic bishops in Canada are apologizing “unequivocally” to Indigenous Peoples for the suffering endured in residential schools, just as Pope Francis prepares to meet with Indigenous leaders at the Vatican later this fall.
Two experts in tuberculosis say the mass death from TB at residential schools was no accident, but the result of deliberate neglect that was part of Canada’s broader genocidal project.
The Missionary of Oblates of Mary Immaculate operated 48 schools, including the Marieval Indian Residential School in Saskatchewan and the Kamloops Indian Residential School in B.C
Canada has reached a proposed settlement with a group of indigenous survivors of the now-defunct residential schools for the abuse they suffered, a federal minister said on Wednesday, ending a 14-year fight for justice.
The chief of a Manitoba First Nation says a building that was used as a former day school for Indigenous children has burned down.
City crews in Charlottetown have taken down a controversial statue of Canada’s first prime minister.