Native Residential School Forgiveness Granted
"Federal Indian Affairs Minister Chuck Strahl has accepted a 'charter of forgiveness' from members of the aboriginal community as part of the healing process for survivors of residential schools. Chief Kenny Blacksmith presented the charter Saturday at the National Forgiveness Summit, a conference of Aboriginal Peoples in Ottawa..
Next week, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission will hold the first major hearing into Canada's residential school system. The Commission was established to give survivors an opportunity to share their experiences and establish a historical account of the system.."
An Historic Non-Apology, Completely and Entirely Not Accepted:
"We hope our title is sufficiently unequivocal to convey our reaction.."
A Critique of the Indian Residential Schools Truth and Reconciliation Commission
"The Indian Residential Schools Truth and Reconciliation Commission is a hoax contrived by the legal establishment to evade culpability.."