Honouring the Truth, Reconciling for the Future
Summary of the Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of CanadaBook - 2015
"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 peoples to cease to exist as distinct legal, social, cultural, religious, and racial entities in Canada. The establishment and operation of residential schools were a central element of this policy, which can best be described as 'cultural genocide.'"--Introduction.
Publisher: Winnipeg :, Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada,, 2015
Branch Call Number: 971.00497 Tru 3558
Characteristics: vi, 527 pages :,photographs text file, PDF, rda