This is a great start for decolonization and reconciliation. More than just declarations are needed, we need ACTION.
He is a professor with a phD, two masters degrees and 18 years of military service and still dealing with racists making comments like, “you are lower-class” and “Go back to drinking. That’s where Indians belong.”
Important Supreme Court Ruling Regarding Aboriginal land title this Thursday.
A step toward equality or assimilation? Time to reset the nation to nation relationship.
Founier, Suzanne, and Ernie Crey. “‘Killing the Indian in the Child’: Four Centuries of Church Run Schools.” Racism, Colonialism, and Indigeneity in Canada: A Reader. Don Mills, Ont.: OUP, 2011. 173-77. Print.
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I highly recommend this book ‘Racism, Colonialism, and Indigeneity in Canada’ Edited by Martin J. Cannon & Lina Sunseri