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The Barrie Examiner has been publishing numerous racist editorials by Joffre McCleary, whose bold statements include how 'savage' Indigenous people were.
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Activists initially pledged to remove the statue of the city's controversial founder.
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The community is "traumatized" by the beating.
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Celebrate and honour the sacrifices, privations, bravery, fortitude and loyalty of women, indigenous peoples and people of colour that also define us.
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It says it has approved approximately 8,800 requests for services for First Nations children.
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I have stopped existing in the binary my parents created for me: white people are bad, we're good, colonization happened, and then reclamation.
The federal government also intends to rename National Aboriginal Day.
Passersby credited with saving survivors.
The Canada 150 celebrations are a chance for Canadians to think about what sort of country we want and how to end the legacy of racial discrimination.
Northwest Territories, Yukon recognize the day as a holiday.
"That 150 years is none of my business. It never included me so why jump up and down and celebrate?''
It was such a wonderful feeling to see him get his first kill. Geeshig was shining so bright, and for me, as a father, it was such a proud moment. I am satisfied knowing this hunt will stay with him for the rest of his life. He will always look back on it and be thankful for his dad.
Melanie Joly joined HuffPost Canada for a Q&A.
Consultations will take place with indigenous communities to determine how the space will be used.