Your idea might be needed for self-defense…
Don’t click on the link if you’re feeling at all a bit sensitive… this is a gut-wrenching, nauseating, awful story and will haunt you.
On the other hand if you don’t know about the residential school system you should try to learn something about it.
It is a gut-wrenching, nauseating, awful part of Canadian history and will haunt you.
Here is the CBC support information that they have at the end of all of the articles:
Support is available for anyone affected by the lingering effects of residential schools, and those who are triggered by the latest reports. A national Indian Residential School Crisis Line has been set up to provide support for former students and those affected. People can access emotional and crisis referral services by calling the 24-hour national crisis line: 1-866-925-4419.
Support is available for anyone affected by the lingering effects of residential schools, and those who are triggered by the latest reports.
Yes, I didn’t mean to detract from the importance of the theme, just emphasize that this particular story, which really is gripping the country, was upsetting to a degree that it might be unfair to link without a warning.
We in have a lot to answer for. Could this be the moment we collectively “get it”?
Lots of stories on this were in The Toronto Star this morning, and about a full page of editorial/op-ed dedicated to it. Columnists include Brandi Morin, who is Iroquois from Alberta, who are among those focused on the role of the Catholic Church.
I don’t think you detracted from the importance, I thought it was an honest presentation of the article in the format of the thread. It is not something that one wants to read unaware.
Following his divorce, Bill Gates becomes a nuclear power. Just wait until Musk and Bezos hear about this!
Orange County had the good idea to have a training program on the dangers of police infiltration/recruitment by extremist-right groups, and then, outta nowhere, someone added a fuckton of Both-Sides material – because everyone knows that Antifa and the Black Panthers are trying to recruit police…
So glad we have a judicial system that remains objective, to ensure true justice is served.
You know, if only they had an investigative arm of the department that could separate the truth from the lies…
This is awful, especially if the offshore centres are anything like Australia’s.