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Hindustantimes.com
China’s main concern in Nepal isn’t India, it is western powers: Prachandaand reconciliation. Prachanda is often reported to be insecure about his own fu
China’s main concern in Nepal isn’t India, it is western powers: Prachanda
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 43 minutes ago
and reconciliation. Prachanda is often reported to be insecure about his own future and that of his cadre. A Truth and Reconciliation Commission has begun work, but there are obstacles. When asked what was holding it up, Prachanda said: “The... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
From ’conspiracy to kill’ to collaboration, how Prachanda tilted to Delhia former Maoist army commander, told HT, “Our demand is all cases of the time s
From ’conspiracy to kill’ to collaboration, how Prachanda tilted to Delhi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
a former Maoist army commander, told HT, “Our demand is all cases of the time should be transferred to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission from the existing courts. If there are serious crimes, we are willing to face prosecution but only... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Party big guns descend on EC in last push to woo votersThabo Mbeki were able to lure him back into the ruling party after he was expel
Party big guns descend on EC in last push to woo voters
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Thabo Mbeki were able to lure him back into the ruling party after he was expelled having testified in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. “Who the hell does he [Mkhize] think he is? He is punching above his weight. If I said no to... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte expected to set up transitional justice commission on BangsamoroDAVAO CITY (MindaNews/24 July) – After a long wait, the National Transitional J
Duterte expected to set up transitional justice commission on Bangsamoro
Minda News / Posted yesterday
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/24 July) – After a long wait, the National Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission on the Bangsamoro (NTJRCB) is expected to be finally set up under the administration of Rodrigo Roa Duterte, the President whose... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Apartheid-era policemen to go on trial over Nokuthula Simelane disappearanceand tortured in 1983 and her remains have never been found. FILE: Gavel. Pictu
Apartheid-era policemen to go on trial over Nokuthula Simelane disappearance
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
and tortured in 1983 and her remains have never been found. FILE: Gavel. Picture: Saps Apartheid government,Truth and Reconciliation Commission TRC,Nokuthula Simelane,TRC,apartheid police PRETORIA – Four former apartheid-era policemen are... Read more
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Minda News
MY, MY, MY MARAWI: The quest for historical justicefor organizing such collective. Back in Marawi, I trek off to Iligan City for
MY, MY, MY MARAWI: The quest for historical justice
Minda News / Posted 2 days ago
for organizing such collective. Back in Marawi, I trek off to Iligan City for the briefing of Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission on its publication of findings from hundred listening sessions of victims of the Moro-government... Read more
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CBC.ca
"We can become complacent about human rights:" Murray Sinclair says Torch of Dignity relay importantbecause they are an opportunity for the world to come together and espouse huma
"We can become complacent about human rights:" Murray Sinclair says Torch of Dignity relay important
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
because they are an opportunity for the world to come together and espouse human rights. Sinclair chaired the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and said it is important Canadians do not become complacent and that they understand the rights... Read more
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CBC.ca
Indigenous activist joins MP Saganash on national tour to promote UNDRIP billneed to be clear on Bill C-262 because the Liberals have promised to adopt and
Indigenous activist joins MP Saganash on national tour to promote UNDRIP bill
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
need to be clear on Bill C-262 because the Liberals have promised to adopt and implement UNDRIP as the Truth and Reconciliation Commission recommended under calls to action 43 and 44." He also sees the bill as less of a partisan issue,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Government supports indigenous declaration without reservation: Wilson-Raybouldand implementing the UN declaration are also among the 94 calls to action prese
Government supports indigenous declaration without reservation: Wilson-Raybould
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
and implementing the UN declaration are also among the 94 calls to action presented last year by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The Liberal government committed to implementing all recommendations from the commission, which... Read more
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CBC.ca
Inquiry into missing, murdered Indigenous women to focus on recommending 'concrete action' to end violencethem. The draft also does not include specifics about timing or length of inqui
Inquiry into missing, murdered Indigenous women to focus on recommending 'concrete action' to end violence
CBC.ca / Posted 6 days ago
them. The draft also does not include specifics about timing or length of inquiry. Similar to the recent Truth and Reconciliation commission, the inquiry — it's start date has yet to be specified — will aim to hear from the people directly... Read more
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CTV News
Feds support indigenous declaration without reservation: justice ministerand implementing the UN declaration are also among the 94 calls to action prese
Feds support indigenous declaration without reservation: justice minister
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
and implementing the UN declaration are also among the 94 calls to action presented last year by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The Liberal government committed to implementing all recommendations from the commission, which... Read more
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CBC.ca
Indigenous Albertans living shorter lives than everyone elsemental health and addiction, but said we still have a long way to go. "We need
Indigenous Albertans living shorter lives than everyone else
CBC.ca / Posted 6 days ago
mental health and addiction, but said we still have a long way to go. "We need to look to recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The impact of the residential school system, operating for 150 years in Canada has caused... Read more
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Christian Today
Guatemala: Army officer who murdered bishop dies in prison riotindigenous languages and permission for radio stations to broadcast in them. He
Guatemala: Army officer who murdered bishop dies in prison riot
Christian Today / Posted 7 days ago
indigenous languages and permission for radio stations to broadcast in them. He was appointed to the government's National Reconciliation Commission after the country's long-running civil war, which ended in 1996. As Bishop of Quiché he was... Read more
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Minda News
Should peace really be contingent on the BBL?the President must also unequivocally express in his inaugural SONA that the wo
Should peace really be contingent on the BBL?
Minda News / Posted 8 days ago
the President must also unequivocally express in his inaugural SONA that the work of the Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission will proceed completely unhindered. This commitment must be made because addressing the historical... Read more
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Daily Maverick
An apartheid murder reckoning: Does the NPA have the courage?humanity”, white supremacist torturers and murderers who had not qualified for
An apartheid murder reckoning: Does the NPA have the courage?
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
humanity”, white supremacist torturers and murderers who had not qualified for amnesty under the terms of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of 1996. “In our discussions you briefly mentioned to me that the NPA will not go ahead with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MP Relives Horrible Cio Abduction, Tortureof wounds of victims of abductions and their relatives was essential. The MDC-
MP Relives Horrible Cio Abduction, Torture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of wounds of victims of abductions and their relatives was essential. The MDC-T MP said a proper National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) must be set up to deal with issues of truth telling so that the affected people can speak... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Health centres embrace sweat lodges to help indigenous patientsa working sweat lodge. At CAMH, the sweat lodge represents the commitment to t
Health centres embrace sweat lodges to help indigenous patients
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
a working sweat lodge. At CAMH, the sweat lodge represents the commitment to the recommendations outlined by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which wrapped up last year, Renee Linklater, director of the hospitals aboriginal engagement and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘We have only one shot’: The Hutch’s quest to wipe out AIDS in South Africaman’s agonized reluctance to test for HIV. South Africa had its own painful hi
‘We have only one shot’: The Hutch’s quest to wipe out AIDS in South Africa
The Seattle Times / Posted 10 days ago
man’s agonized reluctance to test for HIV. South Africa had its own painful history that fostered distrust. In Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings held after Mandela came to power, former government officials testified about research... Read more
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CBC.ca
Businesses have work to do on reconciliation: TRC chairSome Northern businesses still have a ways to go when it comes to implementing
Businesses have work to do on reconciliation: TRC chair
CBC.ca / Posted 11 days ago
Some Northern businesses still have a ways to go when it comes to implementing the recommendations from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Among the 94 Calls to Action is one asking the corporate sector to commit to consulting Aboriginal... Read more
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BC Local News
New signage proposed to reflect what First Nations children experiencedFirst Nations to replace the signs with information that is “more in keeping wi
New signage proposed to reflect what First Nations children experienced
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
First Nations to replace the signs with information that is “more in keeping with the 2015 final report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada.” The commission was part of a holistic and comprehensive response to the charges of... Read more
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Mission City Record
New signage proposed to reflect what first Nations children experiencedFirst Nations to replace the signs with information that is “more in keeping wi
New signage proposed to reflect what first Nations children experienced
Mission City Record / Posted 11 days ago
First Nations to replace the signs with information that is “more in keeping with the 2015 final report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada.” The commission was part of a holistic and comprehensive response to the charges of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Failure to pass land law could plunge Liberia back into conflict - activistsof civil wars that resulted in hundreds of thousands of deaths, the CSO said.
Failure to pass land law could plunge Liberia back into conflict - activists
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
of civil wars that resulted in hundreds of thousands of deaths, the CSO said. In a 2008 report, the Liberia Truth and Reconciliation Commission called land disputes a threat to national peace. Following the West Africa nation's second civil... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amnesty Bill Would Set Back Transitionfunds and 1,800 other requests from individuals. While both the Truth and Dign
Amnesty Bill Would Set Back Transition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
funds and 1,800 other requests from individuals. While both the Truth and Dignity Commission and the proposed economic reconciliation commission provide a measure of amnesty for economic crimes in exchange for restitution, there are major... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Failure to Pass Land Law Could Plunge Nation Back Into Conflict - Activistsof civil wars that resulted in hundreds of thousands of deaths, the CSO said.
Failure to Pass Land Law Could Plunge Nation Back Into Conflict - Activists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
of civil wars that resulted in hundreds of thousands of deaths, the CSO said. In a 2008 report, the Liberia Truth and Reconciliation Commission called land disputes a threat to national peace. Following the West Africa nation's second civil... Read more
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Minda News
“Peace is for Everyone” book of Bangsamoro stories: read, weep, hopethe Swiss Foreign Ministry on Dealing with the Past and Prevention of Atrocitie
“Peace is for Everyone” book of Bangsamoro stories: read, weep, hope
Minda News / Posted 12 days ago
the Swiss Foreign Ministry on Dealing with the Past and Prevention of Atrocities, and chair of the Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission (TJRC) in the GPH-MILF peace process said the book “bears witnesses to the urgent and essential... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parties' Forum Join Unity, Reconciliation EffortsThe National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC) has signed a Memorandum
Parties' Forum Join Unity, Reconciliation Efforts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Forum for Political Organisation (NFPO) aimed to facilitate unity and reconciliation programmes among parties' youthful members. Under... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Ashley Kriel: The struggle of memory against forgettingKriel was shot dead at a “safe house” in Athlone. In 1997, Jeffrey Benzien, hi
Ashley Kriel: The struggle of memory against forgetting
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 days ago
Kriel was shot dead at a “safe house” in Athlone. In 1997, Jeffrey Benzien, his killer, testified before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. He couldn’t remember exactly whom he had tortured and how, he said. “If I say to Mr Jacobs I put... Read more
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Eye Witness News
TRC: Apartheid past behind new govt’s lack of accountabilityDesmond Tutu (centre) with fellow commissioners listen to testimony from witnes
TRC: Apartheid past behind new govt’s lack of accountability
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
Desmond Tutu (centre) with fellow commissioners listen to testimony from witnesses during the start of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission which opened in East London, 15 April 1996. Picture: AFP. Truth and Reconciliation Commission... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Failure to prosecute apartheid perpetrators blamed for lack of govt accountabilityDesmond Tutu (centre) with fellow commissioners listen to testimony from witnes
Failure to prosecute apartheid perpetrators blamed for lack of govt accountability
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
Desmond Tutu (centre) with fellow commissioners listen to testimony from witnesses during the start of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission which opened in East London, 15 April 1996. Picture: AFP. Truth and Reconciliation Commission... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: Ida B. Wells, Nelson Mandela bornAfrica, the first black executive to hold the position. He dismantled the remna
History: Ida B. Wells, Nelson Mandela born
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
Africa, the first black executive to hold the position. He dismantled the remnants of apartheid and pushed the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in his championing of racial reconciliation. After serving as President, he spent much of his time... Read more
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Independent Publisher
Coteau BooksLouise Halfe, a collection of poems that is Louise’s reflections and response t
Coteau Books
Independent Publisher / Posted 13 days ago
Louise Halfe, a collection of poems that is Louise’s reflections and response to her experience in front of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The commission was set up by the Canadian government for the aboriginal people to come forward and... Read more
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Christian Today
Anglicans in Canada to vote on same-sex marriageNations National Chief Perry Bellegarde, Justice Murray Sinclair, and Governor
Anglicans in Canada to vote on same-sex marriage
Christian Today / Posted 15 days ago
Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde, Justice Murray Sinclair, and Governor General David Johnston at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada's closing ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa last year. After years of debate, the... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Did Ashley die for no reason?’evidence that Kriel was not shot during a scuffle while resisting arrest, as po
‘Did Ashley die for no reason?’
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
evidence that Kriel was not shot during a scuffle while resisting arrest, as police officers had told the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in the 1990s. Klatzow said evidence showed it was more likely Kriel had been shot from a distance,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Serve and Protect Who? A Thought ExperimentDavis, who knows what she is talking about, makes a powerful argument in Yes! M
Serve and Protect Who? A Thought Experiment
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
Davis, who knows what she is talking about, makes a powerful argument in Yes! Magazine for a Truth and Reconciliation Commission as an essential step, starting with Ferguson. We need all the truth we can... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NEPAL: State silence on Ganga Maya Adhikari screams murderMaoist (Centre), which is also a coalition partner in the incumbent government.
NEPAL: State silence on Ganga Maya Adhikari screams murder
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Maoist (Centre), which is also a coalition partner in the incumbent government. The Maoists believe that the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), which was established in February 2015, should investigate conflict-related cases. In the... Read more
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The China Post
Mali's leader reshuffles government, including an ex-rebelstatement issued on Friday. Walett Intalou was previously first vice-president
Mali's leader reshuffles government, including an ex-rebel
The China Post / Posted 17 days ago
statement issued on Friday. Walett Intalou was previously first vice-president of the country's Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission, created in 2014 with the mission to investigate violence committed in the north over the past five... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mkhwanazi died with his boots on, says Radebecontribution to the country. “Mkhwanazi was a soldier who died with his boots
Mkhwanazi died with his boots on, says Radebe
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
contribution to the country. “Mkhwanazi was a soldier who died with his boots on. “He appeared before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission to argue for the cancellation of South Africa’s international debt which was accrued by the... Read more
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iol.co.za
How do we restore promise given to SA?is condemning what we see as a shameful return to the prescripts of the Broadca
How do we restore promise given to SA?
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
is condemning what we see as a shameful return to the prescripts of the Broadcast Act of 1976, which, as the Truth and Reconciliation Commission heard, prevented broadcasting of what caused “unrest or panic… (or) threaten state security… (or)... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Mugabe fires Tomana, swears in acting PGalso swore in members of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission, Zimbabwe Human Righ
Mugabe fires Tomana, swears in acting PG
New Zimbabwe / Posted 18 days ago
also swore in members of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission, Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission and the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission. Veteran ZEC commissioner, Joice Kazembe, was among those sworn in as she controversially found... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Mugabe fires Tomama, swears in acting PGalso swore in members of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission, Zimbabwe Human Righ
Mugabe fires Tomama, swears in acting PG
New Zimbabwe / Posted 18 days ago
also swore in members of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission, Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission and the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission. Veteran ZEC commissioner, Joice Kazembe, was among those sworn in as she controversially found... Read more
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Northumberland Today
CFUW announce new scholarshipspeaker, the former Auditor General of Canada Sheila Fraser. Fraser was an hon
CFUW announce new scholarship
Northumberland Today / Posted 18 days ago
speaker, the former Auditor General of Canada Sheila Fraser. Fraser was an honourary witness for Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and she encouraged women at the luncheon to promote further educational opportunities for... Read more
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CBC.ca
First Nations leaders leery of government measures on child welfarethe assault on our child welfare." In its six-year examination of the Canada's
First Nations leaders leery of government measures on child welfare
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
the assault on our child welfare." In its six-year examination of the Canada's residential school legacy, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission flagged the number of indigenous children in care as a key issue to be addressed. Indigenous... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: The Philippines, renewing prospects for peace in Mindanaostrategy to prepare the rest of the country for Bangsamoro autonomy. 6. Establ
ICG: The Philippines, renewing prospects for peace in Mindanao
Daily Maverick / Posted 19 days ago
strategy to prepare the rest of the country for Bangsamoro autonomy. 6. Establish a National Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission on Bangsamoro to deal with past injustices. The MILF could: 7. Continue to show flexibility in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'SA needs group to monitor reconciliation'SA's struggle’s history has been forgotten. FILE: Hlengiwe Mkhize. Picture: Go
'SA needs group to monitor reconciliation'
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 days ago
SA's struggle’s history has been forgotten. FILE: Hlengiwe Mkhize. Picture: GovernmentZA via Flickr. APARTHEID,Truth and Reconciliation Commission TRC,TRC,Hlengiwe Mkhize CAPE TOWN - Former Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) commissioner... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'TRC missed major opportunity in not grilling PW Botha'the first day of the resumption of his trial. He was charged with ignoring thre
'TRC missed major opportunity in not grilling PW Botha'
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 days ago
the first day of the resumption of his trial. He was charged with ignoring three subpoenas to testify before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Picture: AFP. APARTHEID,Truth and Reconciliation Commission TRC,PW Botha,TRC,apartheid... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ottawa pledges increase in health care funding for on-reserve childrenfor indigenous children on reserves. Jordan’s Principle was also the third of
Ottawa pledges increase in health care funding for on-reserve children
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
for indigenous children on reserves. Jordan’s Principle was also the third of 94 calls to action made by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission that looked into the abuses of indigenous children at Indian residential schools. The Trudeau... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
We welcome Zimbabwe People First but…is still fresh in people’s minds. Their principals must publicly express their
We welcome Zimbabwe People First but…
New Zimbabwe / Posted 20 days ago
is still fresh in people’s minds. Their principals must publicly express their willingness to stand before a truth and reconciliation commission to account for their collaboration in Zanu PF misrule. They must commit that they will... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Teaching First Nations history challengesEmile Grouard could be a sign of things to come. The board recently backtracke
Teaching First Nations history challenges
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Emile Grouard could be a sign of things to come. The board recently backtracked on its decision, citing the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and sensitivities around Canada's residential school system. Days later, the province... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Aboriginal culture to be included in curriculumMetis and Inuit (FNMI) histories are being implemented into the classroom a lit
Aboriginal culture to be included in curriculum
Airdrie Echo / Posted 20 days ago
Metis and Inuit (FNMI) histories are being implemented into the classroom a little more than a year after the Truth and Reconciliation Commission came out with their recommendations. On June 22, representatives of Alberta Education, along with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Apartheid Compensation Process Flawed, Says Khulumanimore than R1 billion remaining is to be used to build infrastructure in 128 com
Apartheid Compensation Process Flawed, Says Khulumani
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
more than R1 billion remaining is to be used to build infrastructure in 128 communities named by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission as having been harmed by apartheid. But in a memorandum to the Department earlier this month... Read more
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