Anniversaries of Indigenous Justice
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Anniversaries of Indigenous Justice

At the CRC Canadian Indigenous Ministry Committee we mark all kinds of remembrances. August 17th is the anniversary of the discovery of Tina Fontaine’s body. October 23rd is the date Chanie Wenjack died running away from a residential school. May 5th is the National Day of Awareness for Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls.  …

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UNDRIP

I remember the turmoil I felt when Tim Bosma, a young father from Ancaster, Ont., was killed. It felt so random, so unexpected, a man selling a truck goes out with buyers and doesn’t come back. And I think what gave me such a sense of uneasiness was the fact that this could have been MY father. Bosma’s last name sounded similar to so many people I know. His church background was the same as mine.