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Centre for Human Rights Research marks the second National Day for Truth and Reconciliation One of the Centre for Human Rights Research (CHRR) areas of focus is Indigenous peoples and human rights. As we approach Canada’s second official National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Friday, September 30th, 2022, howRead More →


  The Earth is said to be a woman. In this way it is understood that woman preceded man on the Earth. She is called Mother Earth because from Her come all living things. Water is Her lifeblood. It flows through Her, nourishes Her, and purifies Her. -Edward Benton-Banai [1]Read More →

Clearwater Lake Sanitorium, after 1947

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