Image Courtesy: Tony Oldroyd/Flickr IF you missed the moment of silence this morning at 11:00AM… THEN please observe it yourself at some point today… BECAUSE many people gave their lives so that this country could be what it is. Yes, it’s not the best time given what has happened over the summer regarding reconciliation efforts,Continue reading “In Honour Of Those Who Serve”
Image Courtesy: Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press IF members of the Tk’emlúps te Secwe̓pemc Nation were worried that Justin Trudeau won’t listen… THEN don’t bother… BECAUSE he didn’t seem to. Yes, he righted a wrong by visiting the First Nation he snubbed in favour of a vacation on the first Truth and Reconciliation day, but accordingContinue reading “Apologize, But Mean It”
Image Courtesy: Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press IF you want to take a vacation… THEN don’t do it on a day that is earmarked for a cause that you are supposedly in favour of… BECAUSE it gives the wrong impression. Justin Trudeau holidaying in Tofino, B.C. on the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation drewContinue reading “Forced To Think About Atrocities”
Image Courtesy: Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press IF the first Truth and Reconciliation Day inspires genuine change… THEN long may it continue… BECAUSE concrete change is long overdue. Indigenous Canadians are angry at having betrayed by governments, and although reaction from Indigenous Canadians has been mixed, it’s a start.