As a Black Woman, I am Horrified by Canada’s Residential Schools

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I didn’t understand the land acknowledgments.

At a live show. At a school event. At Fan Expo.

When I first heard speakers take a moment to acknowledge the Indigenous groups who occupied Toronto, I thought it was an act of vanity.



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Sylvie Soul

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