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Learning guitar at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

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William Alexander George and Ralph Joseph with "Rose." (Andrew Kurjata)


Two hundred people are taking part in Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission's second visit to Prince George. Residential school survivors are giving testimony to abuses they suffered at the schools. Charlie Joseph and Lucille Duncan shared their stories of languages lost and being told they were from the devil.

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While powerful stories were being told inside the hearings, outside an impromptu gathering of musicians took on a more celebratory tone. Daybreak's Andrew Kurjata spoke with William Alexander George, Ralph Joseph, and Marvin French.

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