Lee Maracle

To life, world humanity I ascribe To my people… my history… I address my vision. [1] Lee Maracle It is with deep sadness we honour the life and mourn the passing of Lee Maracle. She was born Marguerite Aline Carter and later named Bobbi Lee Maracle OC[2].  Lee was a courageous warrior in her fight for justice for Indigenous peoples …

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

First the Truth and then Reconciliation September is the month kids go back to school. It was also the time over the years that thousands of Indigenous children were taken from their families to attend residential schools. Phyllis Webstad remembered the new orange shirt her grandmother gave her for the first day at St. Joseph’s Mission residential school which was …