A solitary tree, set against a night sky full of stars and a distant full moon, reflected in calm flat water. Photo by Bessi on Pixabay.
Quote: This Canada Day should be, in my opinion, a moment or a pause for grieving and the ability to rebuild and acknowledge those pasts with a better future with us rooted in it.—Angela White, Executive Director of the Indian Residential School Survivors Society
A lake, water flowing over rocks in the foreground, with the sun peeking out from above a forest of evergreens across the horizon in the background. Photo by kienvirak on Pixabay.
Quote: Reconciliation not only requires apologies, reparations, the relearning of Canada’s national history, and public commemoration, but also needs real social, political, and economic change.—from the Final Report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada
We have to see that we’re a part of each other, and we have to take care of each other. The reason why they have universal health care in Canada and Britain, these other places? Because they believe if one suffers, everybody suffers.—Michael Moore