We walk in their honour’: Healing walk planned as nation grapples with latest residential school discovery – CTV

We walk in their honour’: Healing walk planned as nation grapples with latest residential school discovery – CTV

by ahnationtalk on June 24, 202172 Views

June 24, 2021

LONDON, ONT. — A healing walk is planned for July 1 in Victoria Park in London, Ont. to honour the victims of Canada’s residential school system.

The walk comes as the country learns of an additional 751 unmarked graves at the Marieval Indian Residential School in Saskatchewan.

At a press conference Thursday Chief Cadmus Delorme of the Cowessess First Nation stressed that the findings were not from a mass grave but rather unmarked graves where headstones had been removed.

The finding comes less than a month since the remains of 215 Indigenous children were found at the Kamloops Residential School in Kamloops, B.C.

Read More: https://london.ctvnews.ca/we-walk-in-their-honour-healing-walk-planned-as-nation-grapples-with-latest-residential-school-discovery-1.5484036

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