September 30 is National Day of Truth and Reconciliation, formerly Orange Shirt Day. Today honors the survivors and lost children of residential schools, their families and community.
Today and everyday, I will listen.
There are so many things I want to say about today and the horrors and tragedy that occurred and is still occurring to the Indigenous community, but I know it isn’t my place, so instead, I will listen and learn.
Here are some resources for you to refer to:
University of Alberta Indigenous Canada Course
Books to read by Indigenous Authors
The Seven Truths Podcast Series by Tanya Talaga