The president of our uni made a formal apology today for the university’s role in supporting and not working to end the Indian Residential School system in British Columbia. I found it powerful live today. Here is a transcript: http://www.macleans.ca/education/university-of-british-columbia-apologizes-for-role-in-residential-schools/
"Let that silence be broken forever, and the ground on which willful ignorance once stood, let that be cut away."
that is a great sentence.
@lauraritchie Yes, indeed. I think it was overall a good statement and apology, with all the difficulties and lacunae and missing aspects such things will probably always have that I’m not aware of until others point them out.
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