The Canadian Press

2015-06-03 | Residential Schools

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper will be among the attendees at the closing ceremonies today for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. In the House of Commons yesterday, he reflected on the legacy of the residential school system. (But Harper is so far not committing to implementing any of the commission's 94 recommendations. He says the government will review the report first.)

Date: 2015-06-03
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << this was a policy of forced assimilation that not only destroyed the lives of individuals but of the entire families and society and its had long-lasting implications on entire communities in this country >>