(:3 っ)っ try EasyPronounce.com daily pronunciations

Canada’s Dark Secret (2017) A Look Into Life in Canada’s Re-education camps.

  Info

Description

Canada's Dark Secret - Featured DocumentaryIn 1996, the last residential school in Canada was closed down, bringing to light horrifying stories about the methods used to sever indigenous children from the influence of their families and to assimilate... Canada's Dark Secret - Featured DocumentaryIn 1996, the last residential school in Canada was closed down, bringing to light horrifying stories about the methods used to sever indigenous children from the influence of their families and to assimilate them into the dominant "Canadian" culture. Over more than a century, tens of thousands of families were torn apart as children were kidnapped or forcibly removed from their homes Residential schools were part of an extensive education system set up by the Canadian government and administered by churches with the objective of indoctrinating Aboriginal children into the Euro-Canadian and Christian way of life.Bud Whiteye, a survivor of the Mohawk Institute Residential School, was "picked up" and taken to the school along with four other children as they walked along a public road to visit his grandmother.I'm ashamed to say I'm Canadian because of what my government has done.Ron Short, former RCMP officer"They didn't put us in a room and indoctrinate us all day long or anything like that," he explains. "It was in the routine of the place. "You didn't speak anything but English. You went to the white man's school. You went to the white man's church. You wore white mens' clothes. All those were built in. It wasn't a classroom-type lecture. It was ingrained in the system."In 2008, the Canadian government launched the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), which finally enabled survivors to give their testimonies on life in the residential schools. Abuse - mental, physical and sexual - was rife and, although research and statistics vary, it is estimated that 6,000 children died in these schools. Some evidence puts the casualties at three times that number. Denalda is also a residential school survivor. She cannot remember how she arrived at the school, only that she was there for some part of her childhood. She was also a witness to abuse at her residential school - abuse that may have resulted in the death of a friend."I met this older girl who kind of took care of me when I was growing up. She was going to ask her mother to come and take me home to be her little sister," Denalda recalls. "But it didn't happen because she got hurt. She got hurt bad. I think somebody hit her against a tree." The education provided by the schools was also controversial. Formal schooling was often given up in favour of manual labour, such as agriculture."I worked on a farm so long that I picked up a certain discipline for hard work, to get me where I'm going," says Bud Whiteye. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers were often charged with the task of removing children from their family homes or "picking them up" to take them to the residential schools. Families who refused to give up their children were either arrested, fined or both.Many officers still live with feelings of regret over what their government did and the role they were made to play in it.I don't think I did anything wrong to deserve a strap - ever. And yet you got it.Roberta Hill, residential school survivor"At the time I didn't like the idea of taking kids away from their family and it bothered me," says Ron Short, a former RCMP officer."Of course, being in the RCMP I had no alternative. You couldn't complain about it. The only thing I knew about the Indian residential schools was that they were places where you could get a formal education."Since then, I've come to realise what they were about. And I know differently now."Although survivors had begun to speak out about the atrocities in the late 1980s, it was only in the mid-1990s that courts finally ruled in favour of the witnesses, enabling them to sue the government for the abuses and claim compensation.After its formation, the TRC travelled around Canada for six years, gathering testimony from thousands who bore witness to the tragedies of the residential schools. Numerous "Aboriginal healing" programmes were put in place to help those affected to move on with their lives."When every residential school survivor is healed, I'll be healed," reflects Short. "Until they're healed, I won't be. And I'll keep talking to anybody who will listenThe story of Canada's residential school system and the indigenous survivors who bear witness to its abuses.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/

Tags

human rights aboriginal children nopodcast featureddocumentary indigenous survivors Canadian Government aborogins Al Jazeera English education News politics al Jazeera jazeera schools Canada youtube novod school in canada school in canada documentary school in canada vs usa high school in canada darren espanto school in canada school in canada high school school in canada free
  Email Video to Friends   Receive Emails for Similar Videos

Email:

  Repeat and Loop Video   Link to Video   Create Short URL  Publish Text About This Video   Share on Facebook, Twitter, and more
Watch Cartoons Online Free. Visit and Bookmark: ItSaturday.com!

Related Videos

  Obama Chronies Want to Imprison and Kill Americans   This whole anime is a big WTF   [Haiku] Watering the garden   Ken And Barbie   A Day With Britney - Part 2   Where the Economy is Going   Neuroscience in Education: Perils and Promises, Prof. Paul Howard-Jones (University of Bristol)   A Day in the Life of a 3rd Grade Teacher | A Classroom Diva   When I'm so upset I wanna QUIT my JOB!   Butthead Kevin   Funny and surreal POV of a "normal" day (x-post from r/unknownvideos)   Full day seen through the eyes of an American everyboy named Average Jehoshaphat   Funny and surreal POV of a "normal" day   Liam Gallagher - Don't Look Back In Anger (Glastonbury 2017)   I love this film   Forever Alone, in real life.   Learn Filmmaking at Movie Camps   BIN LADEN MIXTAPE   The Gods of POGs   The Lost Art of Listening   Vagina for a Hand   Spongebob Secret Box Remake (Dickinabox)   Pee Wee's Crack House   Kili Springs camp   This clip puts things in perspective   dark night.   A new look at the male fantasy.   Female uni student saves £1000s a year on rent! (Van Tour)   The Ron Show Episode 2 A Day In the Life   The Dark Web | 60 Minutes | Silk Road: The Secret Online World (2015) - Interviewer investigates Silk Road, a website for drug trafficking [00:14:33]   Secret to a long life   Shane Hits Acoustic Rainbow in The Dark Dio   Poverty in America (2017) - In this rare documentary we take a hard look into the poverty crisis in America, homelessness, and the link between poverty to crime.   Cool Secret Entrance Into Home   Very Interesting Facts   The Slav way of life   VLOGTEMBER DAY 1 ∙ RETROGRADE CRAP | heyclaire   Fat Boy Blob Launch   A day in the life of a hacky sack   Secret Life of the Long Haul Flight (2017) - Channel 5 (1:07:16)   Prank Calling = Failed   Female Bear Shows Young Male How Mating Season is Done in the Rockies   [Poetry]Will it Drumfill?   Rusty Myers Fly-in's   Futuristic Ocean Cities   If Guys Were Girls... Makeover   Human Planet   If Guys Were Girls... Crush   If Guys Were Girls... Wax   "Stay in School, Get more Poon!" - A PSA

More Viral Videos

  GTA Online Airshow - Courtesy of the Red Sparrows  THE PROFESSOR Trailer (2019)  Cultural Critic John David Ebert on Vlogging  How are Underwater Structures Built? [8:17]  Ah, welcome home... [AU][OC]  Galaxy Goalkeeper -Trailer  How to replace anti roll bar links on VW POLO 4 [TUTORIAL]  Gladiators of World War II - The Anzacs(2002)  No Dark Matter = Proof of Dark Matter? [14:37]  Guidance on driving posture for women traveling far away does not cause fatigue  A guy repeatedly giving incredibly weak lies to a police officer  Learner car stalling  I made a cool Fortnite Gaming T-Shirt!  Ronnie Schell predicting major stardom for his 'Good Morning World' co-star Goldie Hawn (1967)  'Law and Order'. Walter Huston cleans up Tombstone in one of the greatest early talkie westerns. Note the tracking shots used by director Edward Cahn. Co-written by John Huston; based on a novel by W.  Assorted Seafood Sashimi │ Noryangjin Fish Market, Seoul Korea │ Seafood  [Uganda] Truck lost control  [Poetry] mike's new trick  [Haiku] Let's do this  Let me know if this is allowed. When I get deep into youtube, I sometimes end up watching old videos I made with my high school buddy. They are very bad lol but they were fun times  Movie Seller (2019) | MOVIE SELLER is a mini documentary about a 19 year old who lives in Iran and tries to survive with all the difficulties he has in his life. [6 min]  Mortal kombat 11 Insane Story Mode playthrough WITH UK COMMENTARY hilarious considering (blood, build & gore)  Watch WONDER WOMAN in 5 minutes!!(2017)(360p)  To slips into pool  MEN IN BLACK: INTERNATIONAL - Official Trailer #2 The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest, most global threat t  Marangoni Bursting: An Amazing Physical Phenomenon  Big iron 2:fastest doggo of the west electric boogaloo  Just letting you know, there is a 24/7 live re-run of all Mr. Bean series on the very own Mr. Bean official youtube channel  Voldemort gets pranked  Pan Baked Chicken Thighs  WHERE DID I PARK MY CAR  Police officer loses his shit gets complaint submitted and "fired" (Could possibly be a repost- not sure)  Ex comedian, Alt Right Owen Benjamin now appears in inspirational videos for Flat Earthers: Yelling into his laptop in the woods about the "Jews",Flat Earth, Nasa and more : "I have questions"  A modern take on the humble clog  Watch this.. its too funny ..🤣  Moonwalk out of this world  [Haiku] Avengers: Endgame Ending Hidden in 21 Films  Man holds Spongebob and Nemo at gun point, threatens them for their money  Guy makes music tribute to the "Grape Lady"  Iraq War | Frontline (2015) - an Indepth, first hand perspective of Americans participating in the invasion of Iraq.  NO ESCAPE (1994) [360]  Who Is The Doomer? - Dealing With An Age Of Hopelessness & Pessimism  Journey of a Master Craftsman: In the Shop with Alf Sharp Part 1  Rare Submissions in MMA  Starting up the engines on a 90ft fishing boat  The making of cactus juice lemonade  Infectious Insanity | Folie a Deux (1951) ''Psychiatric Interview of Paranoid Mother & Daughter''  The City Addicted to Crystal Meth(2009) - " a British documentary by Louis Theroux.Theroux filmed his documentary in Fresno, California which has one of the highest number of crystal meth users in the  8-Track Tape Swap Meet - Chicago (1991)  Some Video, No Need Description #me9uki