CBC Radio One's Ideas present the Human Rights Lecture
2012 Vancouver Human Rights Lecture with Bob Watts
Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission and Aboriginal Human Rights
Thursday, November 1, 7 pm
First Nations Longhouse, UBC Point Grey
Free Admission. Call 604.822.1444 to reserve a seat.
This year's guest speaker is Bob Watts, MPA. He has been involved in and led many major Indigenous issues in Canada over the past 20 years. Wth support from across the country and internationally, he worked to establish Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which is examining and will make recommendations regarding the Indian Residential School era and its legacy.