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Ontario to release death registrations of 1,800 Indigenous children

Holly McKenzie-Sutter, The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, November 2, 2021 3:25PM EDT Ontario is in the process of releasing death records of approximately 1,800 Indigenous children to the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation. Releasing death records was one of the recommendations in the 2015 report from the Truth and

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Pope OKs Canada trip to help healing with Indigenous peoples

Frances D’emilio, The Associated Press Published Wednesday, October 27, 2021 8:42AM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, October 27, 2021 8:42AM EDT VATICAN CITY (AP) – Pope Francis has agreed to visit Canada to help ongoing efforts at reconciliation with Indigenous peoples following shocking revelations of the Catholic church’s role in the

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Supreme Court orders new trial in shooting death of Indigenous man

Christopher Reynolds, The Canadian Press Published Thursday, October 14, 2021 2:39PM EDT Last Updated Thursday, October 14, 2021 4:59PM EDT OTTAWA – An Ontario homeowner who was acquitted after shooting and killing an Indigenous man in 2016 is headed back to trial, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled Thursday. In

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Ontario makes Indigenous curriculum mandatory for Grades 1 to 3

A day before Canada’s National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, the Ontario government announced changes to the school curriculum, committing to strengthening Indigenous learning in Grades 1 to 3 in the next two years, including an introduction to the residential school system. On Wednesday, the Progressive Conservative government said it

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