5 Indigenous Owned Businesses to Explore for National Indigenous Peoples Day

Today (June 21st) is National Indigenous People’s Day, a day to celebrate First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples. In addition to learning about Indigenous history, it’s also important to take action and support Indigenous communities and individuals in the present- right here, right now.  One way you can take action is by supporting local andContinue reading “5 Indigenous Owned Businesses to Explore for National Indigenous Peoples Day”

Some Resources for Learning about Residential Schools in Canada

The recent discovery of the unmarked burial ground in Kamloops B.C has prompted many Canadians to think about and reflect on our knowledge (or lack thereof) about residential schools in Canada. Starting in the 1800s and running until 1996, residential schools were established by Christian churches and sponsored by the Canadian government to assimilate IndigenousContinue reading “Some Resources for Learning about Residential Schools in Canada”