Author Archives: Michael Christianson

FEATURE: Picking up the pieces — Indian Residential School survivors reflect on moving beyond the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

“For over a century, the central goals of Canada’s Aboriginal policy were to eliminate Aboriginal governments; ignore Aboriginal rights; terminate the Treaties; and, through a process of assimilation, cause Aboriginal… Read more »

Bridge builder Skye celebrated at 20th mini Powwow

The twentieth annual Mini Powwow at the Dryden High School was a celebration of native culture as well as a celebration of one person in particular. One of the original… Read more »