FSIN demands apology from Pope Francis, asks that all residential school records be released – CBC

FSIN demands apology from Pope Francis, asks that all residential school records be released – CBC

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Jun 07, 2021

Regina archbishop apologized for diocese’s role in residential schools

The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) is asking for an official apology from Pope Francis after the discovery of unmarked graves the band says contain the remains of about 215 children at a former residential school site in B.C.

FSIN Chief Bobby Cameron called for the apology, along with the release of any residential school records the church has not divulged, on Sunday.

“This was genocide, and it should be acknowledged as such by the perpetrators, the church, the government, and the RCMP,” wrote Cameron in a statement.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatoon/fsin-demands-apology-from-pope-franci-1.6055970

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