Topics with Tag: History
Truth and Reconciliation
In 2008, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada was launched to document the history and impact of the residential school system on indigenous people. The commission concluded in 2015 and published a multi-volume report with 94 calls to action to redress the legacy of residential schools. What should we do as Canadians and indigenous people to recognize our history and move forward?
Reckoning With Colonialism
Colonialism is the practice of taking political control over another country, occupying it with settlers and exploiting it economically. What do we do about the problem of colonialism?