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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:


"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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