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residential schools

Treatment of Indigenous at Canadian residential schools cultural 'genocide': Pope

Francis said he repeatedly condemned the system that severed family ties and attempted to impose new cultural beliefs as "catastrophic" to generations of Indigenous peoples.

published on : 30th July 2022

Pope apologises for 'evil' Christians committed in Canada's indigenous residential schools

Ottawa has admitted that physical and sexual abuse was rampant at the schools, with students beaten for speaking their native languages.

published on : 26th July 2022