Residential School  Legacy Links

 

  • Legacy of Hope Foundation

https://legacyofhope.ca/portfolio-

  • Community Action Face Sheet Residential School

 https://www.nwac.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Residential-Schools-Fact-Sheet.pdf

  • Indian Residential Schools and Reconciliation Resources

http://www.fnesc.ca/irsr/

  • Where are the children? Healing the impact of residential schools

https://legacyofhope.ca/wherearethechildren/

  • Opinion: Arrow, shame, and rage. The wretched legacy of Canada’s residential schools

https://news.athabascau.ca/faculty/faculty-of-humanities-social-sciences/opinion-sorrow-shame-and-rage-the-wretched-legacy-of-canadas-residential-schools/

  • Residential Schools: A Sad Chapter in Canadian History

https://curio.ca/en/collection/residential-schools-a-sad-chapter-in-canadian-history-2027/

  •   The University of British Columbia.  Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Center

https://irshdc.ubc.ca/

  •  Canada’s residential schools were a Horror

  https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/canadas-residential-schools-were-a-horror/

  • The Residential School System

https://indigenousfoundations.arts.ubc.ca/the_residential_school_system/

  • History of Residential Schools

https://indigenouspeoplesatlasofcanada.ca/article/history-of-residential-schools/

  • Residential School Survivors reflect on a brutal legacy: ‘That could've been me.’ 

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/history/article/residential-school-survivors-reflect-on-brutal-legacy-that-could-have-been-me

  • Egerton Ryerson: Racist philosophy of residential schools also shaped public education

https://theconversation.com/egerton-ryerson-racist-philosophy-of-residential-schools-also-shaped-public-education-143039

  •   IRS (Indian Residential School Legacy Project )

https://www.mikmaweydebert.ca/sharing-our-stories/indian- residential-schools-legacy-project/

  • Indian Residential School Survivors Society

https://www.irsss.ca/

  • Generation Lost: Healing the Legacy of Residential Schools

https://legacyofhope.ca/portfolio-items/generationslost/

  • Residential Schools in Canada

https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/residential-schools

  • ‘Cultural Genocide’:the shameful history of Canada’s Residential Schools - mapped

​           https://www.theguardian.com/world/ng-interactive/2021/sep/06/canada-residential-schools-   indigenous-children-cultural-genocide-map

 

  • Residential School History-NCTR

https://nctr.ca/education/teaching-resources/residential-school-history/

  • Legislation for the Residential Schools

https://www.facinghistory.org/stolen-lives-indigenous-peoples-canada-and-indian-residential-schools/historical-background/legislation-residential-schools

  • An overview of Indian Residential School System

https://www.anishinabek.ca/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/An-Overview-of-the-IRS-System-Booklet.pdf

  • The Role of the Churches-

Stolen Lives: The Indigenous Peoples of Canada and the Indian Residential Schools https://www.facinghistory.org/stolen-lives-indigenous-peoples-canada-and-indian-residential-schools/chapter-3/role-churches

  • Creating the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation and Proactive Disclosure Under the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation Act ​

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3110303&fbclid=IwAR2V9ERwqsMAaUEiu-bODeiJjCtEEl_FdRYm1KaYJ_TivOl4FSISyJvfnsA

 

  

News Article Links 

  • How to support survivors of residential schools

https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/how-to-support-survivors-of-residential-schools-1.5453277

  • Canada’s Residential School Legacy

https://www.aljazeera.com/program/fly-on-the-wall/2021/11/4/canadas-residential-school-legacy

  • New search begins for residential school graves in Canada

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/11/9/new-search-begins-for-residential-school-graves-in-canada

  • Residential Schools Survivors’ stories

https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/residential-schools

  • Residential School Survivors at Winnipeg Art Gallery 

https://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=2345564

  • The point: Canada’s Residential School System

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mclp1Ooq7Ug

  • Alvin Dixon: residential school survivor

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GMIyB2pxqmI

  • Canada’s lost residential school children

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0TkLFWnMMs

  • ‘Felt throughout generations’: A timeline of residential schools in Canada 

   https://www.tvo.org/article/felt-throughout-generations-a-timeline-of-residential-schools-in-canada

  • Did you live near a residential school?

https://www.cbc.ca/news2/interactives/beyond-94-residential-school-map/


 

      

Government Webpage  on residential schools links

   

  • Timeline-Indian Residential school

https://www.rcaanc-cirnac.gc.ca/eng/1332939430258/1571587651162

Film and Video links

 

  • Stolen Children-Residential school survivor Speakout

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdR9HcmiXLA

  • Canada’s Dark Secrets-Featured Documentaries

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=peLd_jtMdrc

  • How some children at Kamloops residential school died

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fP90HOp08Mc

  • Secret’s Buried in unmarked graves: Residential Schools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=63ErwL-xnE0

  • New Heritage Minute explores the Dark History of residential schools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TK483UHGd7k

  • Residential Schools in Canada: A Timeline

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VFgNI1lfe0A

 

  • Canadian Residential Schools: The Survivors & Their Descendants

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_sVD6-W1zg

 

  • I was taken from my home and raised as a “nice Jewish girl,” but I’m Indigenous | Becoming Nakuset

     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9P4iYYL4FYY

 

  • The survivors of Canada's residential schools - BBC News

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOkcqFQNGrs

  • Thousands of Kids Died in Residential Schools, Now They're Being Found

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVogX0-5RLk

  • Crimes against children at residential school: The truth about St. Anne's - The Fifth Estate

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ep7AW2K4Xww

 

  • Canadian Residential School Propaganda Video 1955

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_V4d7sXoqU

  • Residential School Tribute

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tJtgd9cM6Fo

  • The #UNIGNORABLE issue of intergenerational trauma | Truth, and Reconciliation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mLe6BQ3pDo

  • Residential School Song dedicated to Survivors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIUT1B8631M

  • Deaths at Residential Schools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9FydzIzkndA

  • Intergenerational Trauma: Residential Schools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IWeH_SDhEYU

  • Residential School Song (Indian Boarding School Song)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoVERQn0YV0

  • Residential school survivors on the scars of abuse

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6OuTuTG5liQ

  • Some of the priests and nuns who ran residential schools are still alive: Cameron

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DU5zTwZdv1I

  • Indian Residential School In Canada

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5xVMTAUPSk

 

  • Residential Schools survivor explains the impact on her family

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJ64DItsIi0&t=39s

  • Wawahte: Stories of Residential School Survivors - FULL DOCUMENTARY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oGrJNUCQ-r4

 

  • Residential school survivor says her last name was stolen

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vqdeRXY7hu4

  • Susie Kicknosway Jones | Residential School Survivor

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vo7cM6Wym2o

  • Truth And Reconciliation: Stories of Residential School Survivors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jpn0c05I8Zs

  • Residential Schools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9TeW4hW1QD0

  • Death at Residential School

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9FydzIzkndA

  • Residential school survivors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbUpv6qLke8

  • The hidden truth: residential school survivor stories

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S4HNigycVQA

  • ‘Indian Horse’ tells painful stories of Canada’s residential schools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SF-GERZfo2s

  • Kerry Benjoe reflects on her time at residential school

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPTdwXezoVU

 


 

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