This has been all over the media, and social media, for a few weeks now. There is a huge uproar in Canada.Canada mourns as remains of 215 children found at indigenous school
29 MayThe discovery was announced on Thursday by the chief of the Tk'emlups te Secwepemc First Nation.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said it was a "painful reminder" of a "shameful chapter of our country's history".
The First Nation is working with museum specialists and the coroner's office to establish the causes and timings of the deaths, which are not currently known.
Rosanne Casimir, the chief of the community in British Columbia's city of Kamloops, said the preliminary finding represented an unthinkable loss that was never documented by the school's administrators.
Canada's residential schools were compulsory boarding schools run by the government and religious authorities during the 19th and 20th Centuries with the aim of forcibly assimilating indigenous youth.https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-57291530
They are looking more into it and finding even more genocidal things. Indigenous people have not been treated kindly, in our Canadian history.
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