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Paper Canada flag on a table. Image: Andreas Ivarsson/Flickr
Rick Salutin | Disturbing stuff will surely continue to emerge about Canada's heroes and institutions.
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Morinville's Roman Catholic Church burns Tuesday night (Photo: Twitter/Kim Smith, CTV).
David J. Climenhaga | If ever there was a moment in Canada's history for sober reflection, empathy and reconciliation, this Canada Day is it.
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A Canada Day protest in 2010. Image: David Allan Barker/Flickr.
Krystalline Kraus | How do we turn upset into action?
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Image: Rachel Snow/Used with permission.
Rachel Snow | Hasn’t the cancelling of First Nations gone on for long enough?
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A sign that reads: "decolonize this place." Image: Billie Grace Ward/Flickr
Javney Mohr | An open letter to fellow non-Indigenous people: decolonization is not a metaphor.
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Image: Jason Kenney/Twitter
David J. Climenhaga | Four hours and two minutes after Kenney's Canada Day wishes were published yesterday, they mysteriously disappeared and were replaced by a darker message.
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At the Kwekwexnewtxw Watch House and the Kinder Morgan Tank Farm in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada. August 25, 2018. Image: Sally T. Buck/Flickr
Doreen Nicoll | This July 1, take time to reflect on how Canada can create an inclusive, caring country that incorporates all voices into its post-COVID-19 recovery.
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Canadian flags. Photo: vtgard/Flickr
David J. Climenhaga | If you're looking for a universal lesson in Canada, it's that those who say governments never do anything right are full of baloney.
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Scene from film Zaagi’idiwin. Image: Zaagi’idiwin/NFB
Doreen Nicoll | Short films that celebrate reclamation, rematriation, and revitalization of Indigenous knowledge, languages, and culture help settlers understand the long journey out of colonization.
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Old Glory, the Star Spangled Banner, the current and probably terminal version of the national flag of the United States (Photo: David J. Climenhaga).
David J. Climenhaga | We're not sorry! Independence Day 2018 demands from Canadians polite restraint, even chilly reserve, toward our neighbours.
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Doreen Nicoll | Take part in 150 days of reconcili-action by joining others across the country taking the #NEXT150 Challenge. Together we can work nation with nation to make the next 150 years something to celebrate.
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Image: Anti-Canada 150 Poster Pack
Doreen Nicoll | As a white settler enjoying life on stolen land and broken promises, I'm unable to join in this celebration. We must work towards meaningful reconciliation with the true founding nations of this land.