Reconciliation Commission

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Fort McMurray Today
Countess of Wessex, Governor General tour McMurrayrecent events would improve the relationship between the Crown and aboriginal p
Countess of Wessex, Governor General tour McMurray
Fort McMurray Today / Posted an hour ago
recent events would improve the relationship between the Crown and aboriginal people. “With the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and looking at the very unfortunate chapter in our history of the residential schools, there has... Read more
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Daily News
ADVANCING RECONCILIATION DIPLOMACYtook place in our beautiful island in the last so many years since independence
ADVANCING RECONCILIATION DIPLOMACY
Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
took place in our beautiful island in the last so many years since independence do not ever, ever happen again. Truth and Reconciliation Commission So with that in mind, we have been working hard in the last several months, especially since the... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Parkland School Division moves forwardCentre for Education in Stony Plain. Schools will be teaching students more ab
Parkland School Division moves forward
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 7 hours ago
Centre for Education in Stony Plain. Schools will be teaching students more about Treaty 6, as well as the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. “It’s recognizing the past and recognizing the history and moving forward together,”... Read more
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CBC.ca
Saskatoon's Lisa Bird-Wilson uses poetry to explore residential school experienceSeeing a collection of photos at a Truth and Reconciliation Commission event in
Saskatoon's Lisa Bird-Wilson uses poetry to explore residential school experience
CBC.ca / Posted 13 hours ago
Seeing a collection of photos at a Truth and Reconciliation Commission event in the city inspired Saskatoon author Lisa Bird-Wilson's debut collection of poetry The Red Files. "In my family we had residential school photos that had been copied onto... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Political Parties' Forum Urged to Foster Unity, Reconciliationare united for a common goal toward socio-economic development. The call was m
Political Parties' Forum Urged to Foster Unity, Reconciliation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
are united for a common goal toward socio-economic development. The call was made by officials from the National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC) during a meeting with the forum members and some legislators to discuss the parties'... Read more
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CBC.ca
Author says new Heritage Minute 'symbolic of so many residential school children's stories'so symbolic of so many residential school children's stories," said Boyden, who
Author says new Heritage Minute 'symbolic of so many residential school children's stories'
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
so symbolic of so many residential school children's stories," said Boyden, who was an honorary witness of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and has also written a book about Wenjack, to be published in October. "He humanizes, for many of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICTJ Conference Explores Efforts At Redress, Accountability and Reform in African Great Lakes Regionredress and few perpetrators have been held accountable for crimes. In Kenya,
ICTJ Conference Explores Efforts At Redress, Accountability and Reform in African Great Lakes Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
redress and few perpetrators have been held accountable for crimes. In Kenya, for instance, the Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission fulfilled its mandate and produced a detailed final report of its findings on human rights... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICTJ Partners Victims, Civil Society On Transitional Justice in Great Lakes Regionand the first trial for war crimes (against Thomas Kwoyelo) has yet to begin.
ICTJ Partners Victims, Civil Society On Transitional Justice in Great Lakes Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and the first trial for war crimes (against Thomas Kwoyelo) has yet to begin. Similarly, in Kenya, the Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission (TJRC) fulfilled its mandate but the state has yet to formally adopt its report or pass the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Landmark Ruling Allows Apartheid Victims to Sue Multinationalscorporations; no alternative forum was created to investigate the economic stru
Landmark Ruling Allows Apartheid Victims to Sue Multinationals
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
corporations; no alternative forum was created to investigate the economic structure underpinning apartheid. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) established by the state to redress wrongs committed during apartheid was never mandated to... Read more
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CBC.ca
5 ways education could produce a brighter future for Indigenous peopleA little over a year since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission released its
5 ways education could produce a brighter future for Indigenous people
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
A little over a year since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission released its final report, the federal government has committed to repairing the relationship between Aboriginal Peoples and the rest of Canada. The question is how. That challenge... Read more
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CBC.ca
Teaching the teachers: Alberta training educators to teach indigenous issuesand history to Alberta elementary and high school students. The commitment, wh
Teaching the teachers: Alberta training educators to teach indigenous issues
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
and history to Alberta elementary and high school students. The commitment, which stems from the report from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), will ensure teachers from kindergarten to Grade 12 receive additional training over the next... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stakeholders Explore Lasting Solutions to Global Refugee Crisisworld 60 years ago are not the same today," Kayitesi said. Bishop John Rucyaha
Stakeholders Explore Lasting Solutions to Global Refugee Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
world 60 years ago are not the same today," Kayitesi said. Bishop John Rucyahana, chairperson of the National Unity and Reconciliation Commission, likened being a refugee to a tree that is uprooted and expected to grow. "We need to seek the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘SA must deal with the scandal of poverty'issues. FILE: Former TRC Commissioner, Reverend Bongani Finca. Picture: @Finca
‘SA must deal with the scandal of poverty'
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
issues. FILE: Former TRC Commissioner, Reverend Bongani Finca. Picture: @FincaBongani via Twitter. Poverty,Truth and Reconciliation Commission TRC,Bongani Finca CAPE TOWN - A former Truth and Reconciliation commissioner has urged South... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
'Healing the wounds'Six Nations and the Mississaugas of the New Credit. They also read excerpts of
'Healing the wounds'
Sarnia Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Six Nations and the Mississaugas of the New Credit. They also read excerpts of testimony from the report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and gave commitments to joining First Nations communities on a journey of recovery and... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
'Healing the wounds'Six Nations and the Mississaugas of the New Credit. They also read excerpts of
'Healing the wounds'
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Six Nations and the Mississaugas of the New Credit. They also read excerpts of testimony from the report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and gave commitments to joining First Nations communities on a journey of recovery and... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
'Healing the wounds'Six Nations and the Mississaugas of the New Credit. They also read excerpts of
'Healing the wounds'
Chatham Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Six Nations and the Mississaugas of the New Credit. They also read excerpts of testimony from the report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and gave commitments to joining First Nations communities on a journey of recovery and... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Name of new Catholic school changedsaid, adding GPACOS was approached by one individual who had gone to a resident
Name of new Catholic school changed
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
said, adding GPACOS was approached by one individual who had gone to a residential school in Grouard, Alta. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission includes accounts from people who went to the Grouard school, which was operated between 1939 and... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Celebrating aboriginal culturelawn chairs placed in a haphazard circle under a large shade tree. But it's al
Celebrating aboriginal culture
Barrie Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
lawn chairs placed in a haphazard circle under a large shade tree. But it's also the first celebration since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) released its 360-page summary after six years of gathering information from 7,000... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
'Healing the wounds'Six Nations and the Mississaugas of the New Credit. They also read excerpts of
'Healing the wounds'
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
Six Nations and the Mississaugas of the New Credit. They also read excerpts of testimony from the report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and gave commitments to joining First Nations communities on a journey of recovery and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Justin Trudeau celebrates National Aboriginal Day, Sunrise Ceremonyin this renewal. 'With this is mind, we will continue the vital work of reconc
Justin Trudeau celebrates National Aboriginal Day, Sunrise Ceremony
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
in this renewal. 'With this is mind, we will continue the vital work of reconciliation as outlined in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action, in partnership with First Nations, the Métis Nation, the Inuit, the provinces, and... Read more
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CBC.ca
'This is what we wish you knew': Indigenous artists' message for other Nova Scotiansand painted their personal stories onto rectangular clay tiles, as a way to bui
'This is what we wish you knew': Indigenous artists' message for other Nova Scotians
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
and painted their personal stories onto rectangular clay tiles, as a way to build on the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The commission released a final report in December 2015, documenting the history and legacy of... Read more
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CTV News
5 things to know on National Aboriginal Day in CanadaNot a statutory holiday National Aboriginal Day is not a statutory holiday in
5 things to know on National Aboriginal Day in Canada
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
Not a statutory holiday National Aboriginal Day is not a statutory holiday in most of Canada, although the Truth and Reconciliation Commission has recommended that a statutory holiday be established to acknowledge the historic suffering of... Read more
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New Kerala
Dilemmas of Transitional Justice - newkerala.com #79697On June 16, 2016, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), which had star
Dilemmas of Transitional Justice - newkerala.com #79697
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
On June 16, 2016, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), which had started recording testimonies regarding insurgency-era rights' violations and crimes from April 17, 2016, at District Peace Committee offices in all 75 Districts, and was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rethinking Nigeria's National Securitycountries with nuclear powers. On the rebuilding of the North-east, Campbell s
Rethinking Nigeria's National Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
countries with nuclear powers. On the rebuilding of the North-east, Campbell suggested the establishment of a Truth and Reconciliation Commission that would help heal wounds as well as build trust among the people. The former US Ambassador, also... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C.’s indigenous health care program has trained 27,000, agency saysat the University of British Columbia. The university’s initiative fits in wit
B.C.’s indigenous health care program has trained 27,000, agency says
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
at the University of British Columbia. The university’s initiative fits in with recommendations made by Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which called on medical schools to require intercultural competency training, and classes that... Read more
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Hamilton News
Why National Aboriginal Day should be a statutory holidaythe path to the top. We call upon you to do the climbing." Justice Murray Sinc
Why National Aboriginal Day should be a statutory holiday
Hamilton News / Posted 4 days ago
the path to the top. We call upon you to do the climbing." Justice Murray Sinclair's words on the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission report resonate deeply for our organization. We are committed to achieving a just and inclusive... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
On the road to reconciliationThe 94 calls to action in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's report on t
On the road to reconciliation
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
The 94 calls to action in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's report on the history and legacy of Canada's residential school system are like a road map of the next leg of the journey towards healing and reconciliation with the country's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Mugabe Gukurahundi Gaffe Opened Old Wounds'we thought nothing of that nature would ever happen again. We expect him to re
'Mugabe Gukurahundi Gaffe Opened Old Wounds'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
we thought nothing of that nature would ever happen again. We expect him to respect the Constitution and the Peace and Reconciliation Commission he recently swore into office should take a lead to make sure there is no repeat of... Read more
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iol.co.za
So many stories, so much neglect- any forgiveness is an endorsement of violence. By this logic I would also ex
So many stories, so much neglect
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
- any forgiveness is an endorsement of violence. By this logic I would also expect him to say that the Truth and Reconciliation Commission was endorsing apartheid when it forgave apartheid perpetrators. It is indeed ironic that this... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
National Aboriginal Day: a heritage celebrationto recognize and understand the history of Aboriginal Peoples, especially with
National Aboriginal Day: a heritage celebration
Comox Valley Record / Posted 6 days ago
to recognize and understand the history of Aboriginal Peoples, especially with the release of last year’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Report and Calls to Action. “Knowing the history doesn’t associate blame, but... Read more
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New Kerala
Complaint filed against former king Gyanendra, PM Oli - newkerala.com #78536from Taplejung filed a complaint against former king Gyanendra Shah and Prime M
Complaint filed against former king Gyanendra, PM Oli - newkerala.com #78536
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
from Taplejung filed a complaint against former king Gyanendra Shah and Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) through local peace committee of Jhapa. The unnamed woman registered the complaint yesterday,... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Mounstberg teen serves as Queen's Park pagespeech at the closing ceremonies, hearing the First Nations representatives sha
Mounstberg teen serves as Queen's Park page
Dundas Star News / Posted 7 days ago
speech at the closing ceremonies, hearing the First Nations representatives share their stories as part of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission follow-up and meeting with Lt.-Gov. Elizabeth Dowdeswell and with the Premier. “I learned a lot... Read more
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New Kerala
Former Nepal PM Deuba charged with human rights violation - newkerala.com #78208has been charged with human rights violation and a complaint has been filed aga
Former Nepal PM Deuba charged with human rights violation - newkerala.com #78208
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
has been charged with human rights violation and a complaint has been filed against him in this regard at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC). The complaint accuses the former prime minister of mobilising Royal Nepal Army to kill rebel... Read more
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New Kerala
Nepal panels give one more month for submission of complaints - newkerala.com #78142such complaints. "We have decided to extend the time for registration of compl
Nepal panels give one more month for submission of complaints - newkerala.com #78142
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
such complaints. "We have decided to extend the time for registration of complaints by another one month," said Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) spokesperson Bishnu Pathak. The TRC, set up to seek complaints and probe cases of serious... Read more
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iol.co.za
Far too much grumbling in SAby the perpetrators, forgiveness by the victims resulting in genuine reconcilia
Far too much grumbling in SA
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
by the perpetrators, forgiveness by the victims resulting in genuine reconciliation, as was demonstrated by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. However, as a nation, we are, as a result of our traumatic and tragic past, still in need of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ashley Kriel's tale finally hits homewe Sizwe soldier was shot dead by security police in 1987 in Hazendal, Athlone.
Ashley Kriel's tale finally hits home
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
we Sizwe soldier was shot dead by security police in 1987 in Hazendal, Athlone. Police officers told the Truth and Reconciliation Commission that Kriel was shot while resisting arrest and engaging in a scuffle with a security... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Boost for Indigenous economic developmentpeoples in the residential school system, as part of Ontario's official respons
Boost for Indigenous economic development
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 days ago
peoples in the residential school system, as part of Ontario's official response to the report from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. "As the premier apologized for these past practices that were supported by Ontario governments... Read more
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iol.co.za
#76AT40: The bold and the braveMazibuko was aware of the political cauldron he was entering, and this he would
#76AT40: The bold and the brave
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
Mazibuko was aware of the political cauldron he was entering, and this he would boldly tell a sitting of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC). “Morris Isaacson was a highly disciplined school, almost military in its discipline. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
This Youth Day, Let's Remember the Young People Stolen From Us By the Violence of Our HistoryMakhubu were reported missing many, many, years ago. The Tshabalala and Makhubu
This Youth Day, Let's Remember the Young People Stolen From Us By the Violence of Our History
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Makhubu were reported missing many, many, years ago. The Tshabalala and Makhubu families both participated in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) in the hope of discovering the fate of their children. For the Tshabalala family, closure... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Unprecedented' Alberta school curriculum overhaul will cost $64-millionto consult with indigenous people to ensure curriculum accurately reflects thei
'Unprecedented' Alberta school curriculum overhaul will cost $64-million
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
to consult with indigenous people to ensure curriculum accurately reflects their history and teachings. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada last year recommended lessons on residential schools, treaties, and indigenous history be... Read more
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Daily Maverick
From Soweto to Marikana – police action and inaction then and nowethnic violence, at a time when the country recorded its highest ever murder ra
From Soweto to Marikana – police action and inaction then and now
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
ethnic violence, at a time when the country recorded its highest ever murder rate. In 1995, a year before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), the police service mergedwith the 10 Bantustanpolice agencies to form a single South African... Read more
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iol.co.za
RMF Movement calls for Shackville TRCthe Pan Africanist Student Movement of Azania (PASMA). Their demands included t
RMF Movement calls for Shackville TRC
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
the Pan Africanist Student Movement of Azania (PASMA). Their demands included the establishment of “a truth and reconciliation commission premised on amnesty for Shackville and prior events”. “I reiterate that the legal and disciplinary... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Aboriginal suicide funding announcementOTTAWA—In another response to the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliati
Aboriginal suicide funding announcement
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 9 days ago
OTTAWA—In another response to the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission on Residential Schools, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on Monday $69 million in new funding over three years specifically earmarked for suicide... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Former TRC commissioners reflect on its role 20 years onby EWN as part of a special series. FILE: Dumisa Ntsebeza, former head of the
Former TRC commissioners reflect on its role 20 years on
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
by EWN as part of a special series. FILE: Dumisa Ntsebeza, former head of the investigative unit of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) is pictured on 30 October 1997. Picture: Anna Zieminski/AFP. Dumisa Ntsebeza,Truth and... Read more
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CBC.ca
FSIN 'outraged' at parole granted to former residential school supervisorin a news release. "The most recent decision to grant parole to Leroux makes a
FSIN 'outraged' at parole granted to former residential school supervisor
CBC.ca / Posted 10 days ago
in a news release. "The most recent decision to grant parole to Leroux makes a mockery of all the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. This sexual predator is basically allowed to destroy the lives of innocent children with minimal... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why isn't National Aboriginal Day a statutory holiday?note of the voices calling for change and officially recognize this important d
Why isn't National Aboriginal Day a statutory holiday?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
note of the voices calling for change and officially recognize this important day with a day off. Last year, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) report stated: “Reconciliation is not an Aboriginal problem; it is a Canadian one.... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zim rivals ready for Mugabe’s deathhas been reheated, she has mentioned the need for a national truth-telling exer
Zim rivals ready for Mugabe’s death
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 days ago
has been reheated, she has mentioned the need for a national truth-telling exercise, similar to Desmond Tutu’s truth and reconciliation commission. Yet, for many, a yawning credibility gap is likely to widen for as long as she remains silent... Read more
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Canberra Times
Brexit: It is with a heavy heart that I will be voting Leaveor tolerable in a modern civilised society. The only people ever blamed are the
Brexit: It is with a heavy heart that I will be voting Leave
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
or tolerable in a modern civilised society. The only people ever blamed are the victims. There has been no truth and reconciliation commission for the greatest economic crime of modern times. We do not know who exactly was responsible for... Read more
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WA Today
Brexit: It is with a heavy heart that I will be voting Leaveor tolerable in a modern civilised society. The only people ever blamed are the
Brexit: It is with a heavy heart that I will be voting Leave
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
or tolerable in a modern civilised society. The only people ever blamed are the victims. There has been no truth and reconciliation commission for the greatest economic crime of modern times. We do not know who exactly was responsible for... Read more
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The Age
Brexit: It is with a heavy heart that I will be voting Leaveor tolerable in a modern civilised society. The only people ever blamed are the
Brexit: It is with a heavy heart that I will be voting Leave
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
or tolerable in a modern civilised society. The only people ever blamed are the victims. There has been no truth and reconciliation commission for the greatest economic crime of modern times. We do not know who exactly was responsible for... Read more
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