Rosebud Sioux Youth Council Returns To Carlisle Indian School

By Jenna Kunze, Native News Online. -

Carlisle, Pa. — Twenty-three-year-old Christopher Eagle Bear from the Rosebud Sioux tribe in South Dakota has been growing out his hair since he visited the site of the former Carlisle Indian [...]

First Nations Replace Canada Day Fireworks With Vigils

By Willow Fiddler, The Globe and Mail. -

In Keewaywin First Nation, a remote community in Northwestern Ontario of about 500 people, it won’t be dark enough to set off Canada Day fireworks until 11 p.m. But, this July 1, there won’t be [...]

The Horrific Truths About Indian Boarding Schools Are Gaining Attention

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

Due in part to Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission, the horrific truths about what children and their families endured and the graves of the children who were murdered in the residential [...]

New Federal Initiative To Investigate The Legacy Of Indian Boarding Schools

Washington — In remarks to the National Congress of American Indians 2021 Mid Year Conference today, Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland announced a Federal Indian Boarding School Initiative, a [...]

Residential School Survivor Is Not Staying Silent

By Amy Judd, Global News. -

A residential school survivor from Haida Gwaii, B.C., is calling for a class-action lawsuit against the Catholic Church to reveal the names of the children who died at the schools. Sphenia [...]

China, Allies Seek Probe Into Indigenous Children’s Remains In Canada

By Stephanie Nebehay, Reuters. -

Geneva - China and its allies called on Tuesday for an independent investigation into the discovery last month of the remains of more than 200 indigenous children at a Canadian boarding [...]

Seneca Nation Statement On Discovery Of Indigenous Children’s Remains

By Seneca Nation of Indians, Indian County Today. -

Seneca Nation President Matthew Pagels issued the following statement regarding the discovery of the remains of 215 children buried on the site of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School in [...]

Sit-In To Mourn 215 Children Buried At Residential School

By Dilshad Burman, Toronto City News. -

Toronto, Canada - A small group of people rallied Monday in front of the statue of Egerton Ryerson on the Ryerson University campus to stage a sit-in mourning the 215 children found buried at the [...]

Kamloops discovery prompts call for framework to investigate mass graves

By Simon Little, -

The discovery of a mass grave at a former Kamloops residential school highlights the need for a formal, legal and human rights framework to investigate similar sites in Canada, says a B.C. legal [...]

Apache Stronghold Visits Graves Of Children Who Never Came Home

By Brenda Norrell, -

By Brenda Norrell. Carlisle, PA - The Apache Stronghold Convoy visited the graves of the children who never came home at Carlisle Indian School in Pennsylvania, remembering the Chiricahua Apache [...]