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Stolen children [videorecording (DVD)] : truth and reconciliation / CBC production.

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Lansdowne Library E 96.5 S76 2010 (Text) 26040003023179 Media Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 41 min.) ; sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Canadian Broadcasting Corporation : c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast on CBC as a segment of the television program The National.
Formatted Contents Note:
Chapter 1: Truth and reconciliation introduction (ca. 5 min.) -- Chapter 2: Healing workshop (ca. 7 min.) -- Chapter 3: Relay : the road to truth (ca. 5 min.) -- Chapter 4: Truth today : one boy's story (ca. 4 min.) -- Chapter 5: Justice Murray Sinclair interview (ca. 13 min.) -- Chapter 6: Truth and reconiliation scars : family portrait (ca. 10 min.)
Summary, etc.:
Six short documentaries present profiles, personal stories and perspectives from survivors and today's youth providing a comprehensive picture fo the harsh realities of the residential school experience. The National profiles Justice Murray Sinclair, Manitoba?s first Aboriginal judge and the head of the Commission; uncovers the personal stories of survivors both on the ground in Winnipeg and across Canada; and gets up-close with 11-year-old Wanekia Morning Star Cooke to hear the younger generation?s take on the residential school experience. June 2010 marked the first national hearing of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, aimed at addressing the painful legacy of residential schools in Canada. First Nations, M├ętis and Inuit survivors began putting their stories on the official record, as the Commission commenced its complex work.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Restrictions: Camosun employees and students only.
Language Note:
Closed captioned.
Subject: Off-reservation boarding schools > Canada.
Indigenous peoples > Canada > Residential schools.
Indians of North America > Education > Canada.
Indians of North America > Canada > Residential schools.
Indigenous peoples > Cultural assimilation > Canada.
Indians of North America > Cultural assimilation > Canada.
Indians of North America > Crimes against > Canada > History.
Adult child abuse victims > Rehabilitation > Canada.
Native children > Cultural assimilation > Canada.
Native children > Abuse of > Canada.

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