The Canadian Press

2016-06-16 | Reconciliation Conference

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A conference in Winnipeg has been told true reconciliation between indigenous and non-aboriginals in Canada will require years of effort. The Pathways To Reconciliation conference is being held one year after the Truth and Reconciliation Commission issued its report on the effects of the residential school system. Chief Robert Joseph, a hereditary chief from British Columbia, says the message has yet to get through to everyone. (Joseph says he is encouraged, however, because awareness is growing and governments are beginning to take action.)

Date: 2016-06-16
Placeline: WINNIPEG.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I read an article that said that there are still some Canadians contesting the idea that residential schools have anything to do with the chaos and harm and hurt that we find ourselves. We've got lots of work to do >>