The Canadian Press

2015-06-02 | Residential Schools

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The report by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission says the horrors of Canada's residential school system make it nothing short of a "cultural genocide." Justice Murray Sinclair says the federal government essentially declared aboriginal people unfit parents by establishing the church-run system. (The report includes 94 recommendations and calls on all levels of government to fully adopt and implement the U-N Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.)

Date: 2015-06-02
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 15 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << this has been a difficult inspiring and very painful Journey for all of us the residential school experience is clearly one of the darkest most troubling chapters in our Collective history >>