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Truth and Reconcilliation Commission - Boarding school in North West River

Imagine if you were taken away from your family as a small child. Now imagine living with people who don’t speak your language, condemn your traditions, and punish you for things you don’t understand. It may be hard to believe, but it was reality for some children in Labrador. They are now speaking out to the Truth and Reconcilliation Commission. Caroline Andrew spoke at a public hearing in Happy Valley Goose Bay. She is originally from Davis Inlet, and remembers her first encounter with a priest. and, Jean Crane also went to the boarding school in North West River…

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