Douglas Todd: Under attack over residential schools, Canadian Catholics respond

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2021 21:33:09 +0000

Analysis: Catholic leaders have set in motion a meeting with the pope, more apologies, study guides on colonialism and further fundraising for Indigenous reconciliation.

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Comparing vaccine passports with residential schools 'repugnant': B.C. chiefs

Credit to Author: The Canadian Press| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 03:21:35 +0000

Vancouver-Quadra PPC candidate Renate Siekmann sent a pamphlet to voters in her riding this week with “no vaccine passport” and “discrimination is wrong” written on a photo of Indigenous children at a residential school in 1880.

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B.C. Lions to give hundreds of tickets to residential school survivors for game against Roughriders

Credit to Author: Tiffany Crawford| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:41:09 +0000

Both the Lions and Saskatchewan Roughriders will wear orange tape on their uniforms in their Sept. 24 CFL game to honour residential school survivors

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B.C. Lions to give hundreds of tickets to residential school survivors for game against Roughriders

Credit to Author: Tiffany Crawford| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 20:41:09 +0000

Both the Lions and Saskatchewan Roughriders will wear orange tape on their uniforms in their Sept. 24 CFL game to honour residential school survivors

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People’s Party Candidate Compares Vaccine Passport to Canadian Residential Schools

Credit to Author: Anya Zoledziowski| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 18:42:45 GMT

Indigenous leaders want Renate Siekmann, a People’s Party of Canada candidate, to step down after she compared vaccine passports to the genocidal residential school system.

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Erin O’Toole Is Over Half-Mast Flags for Residential School Graves

Credit to Author: Anya Zoledziowski| Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2021 17:38:15 GMT

“I do think we should be proud to put our flag back up,” O’Toole told reporters on Thursday, even as thousands more unmarked graves are expected at residential school sites.

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Video Shows Catholic Priest Calling News of Residential School Graves ‘Huge Lie’

Credit to Author: Anya Zoledziowski| Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 17:58:22 GMT

It’s the latest example of a Catholic priest downplaying or denying residential schools. Rev. Marcin Mironiuk apologized after VICE World News reached out for this story.

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