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TVO.org speaks with ORC Hare about drinking-water priorities and the work that must be done to achieve them.
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September 30 will now be marked as the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Since 2013, it’s been Orange Shirt Day. But its roots stretch back long before that.
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OPINION: Countless graves have been linked to residential schools. That should be marked by more than a single day.
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Professor Bonita Lawrence speaks with TVO.org about Black Lives Matter, the erasure of Indigenous history, and the myth of Canadian multiculturalism.

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Published On: September 30, 2021
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Published On: September 24, 2021
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Published On: September 17, 2021
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Published On: September 16, 2021
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Published On: September 15, 2021
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Published On: September 15, 2021
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Published On: September 13, 2021
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Published On: August 16, 2021
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Published On: August 05, 2021
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Published On: July 12, 2021
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Published On: July 09, 2021
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Published On: July 08, 2021
Four female Indigenous Chiefs discuss prevalant issues in their communities.
Published On: July 07, 2021
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Published On: July 09, 2021
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Published On: July 05, 2021
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Published On: July 05, 2021
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Published On: June 29, 2021
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