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Digital Archives - For residential school survivors, the hurt comes backMar 15, 1991 | 7:27Digital Archives For residential school survivors, the hurt comes back Video
Digital Archives For residential school survivors, the hurt comes back Mar 15, 1991 | 7:27As accusations against the churches pile up, three former residential school students share painful memories.
Digital Archives - Abuse affects the next generationApr 22, 1993 | 4:40Digital Archives Abuse affects the next generation Audio
Digital Archives Abuse affects the next generation Apr 22, 1993 | 4:40A suicide crisis on northern Ontario reserves is blamed on a generation of parents who grew up in residential schools.
Digital Archives - Losing native languagesFeb 7, 1979 | 2:24Digital Archives Losing native languages Audio
Digital Archives Losing native languages Feb 7, 1979 | 2:24Two residential school veterans remember the system that made them ashamed to speak their mother tongue.
Digital Archives - Government takes over schoolsMay 1, 1969 | 3:32Digital Archives Government takes over schools Video
Digital Archives Government takes over schools May 1, 1969 | 3:32Sweeping changes are on the way as church authorities relinquish control of the residential schools they've run for decades.
Digital Archives - Religion in the Classroom: Kirpan controversy in the classroomJul 6, 1990 | 2:54Digital Archives Religion in the Classroom: Kirpan controversy in the classroom Video
Digital Archives Religion in the Classroom: Kirpan controversy in the classroom Jul 6, 1990 | 2:54Should Sikh students be allowed to wear ceremonial daggers (kirpans) at school? Some parents feel the dagger is dangerous and should not be allowed at school.
Digital Archives - Remembering the bad old days in the residential schoolFeb 26, 1972 | 24:41Digital Archives Remembering the bad old days in the residential school Audio
Digital Archives Remembering the bad old days in the residential school Feb 26, 1972 | 24:41The host of <em>Our Native Land</em> talks about school days with two former classmates.
Digital Archives - B.C. church goes bankruptDec 30, 2001 | 2:52Digital Archives B.C. church goes bankrupt Video
Digital Archives B.C. church goes bankrupt Dec 30, 2001 | 2:52An Anglican diocese can no longer pay for the sins of the past.
Digital Archives - 'We are deeply sorry'Jan 7, 1998 | 5:13Digital Archives 'We are deeply sorry' Video
Digital Archives 'We are deeply sorry' Jan 7, 1998 | 5:13Residents at a Nova Scotia reserve gather to hear the news as Ottawa makes an announcement for residential school survivors.
Digital Archives - Ottawa, Anglican Church make agreementNov 19, 2002 | 2:21Digital Archives Ottawa, Anglican Church make agreement Video
Digital Archives Ottawa, Anglican Church make agreement Nov 19, 2002 | 2:21A lawsuit tries to right the wrongs visited on a Saskatchewan native band by residential schools.
Digital Archives - Inuit Education: Welcome to the federal schoolAug 10, 1963 | 0:42Digital Archives Inuit Education: Welcome to the federal school Video
Digital Archives Inuit Education: Welcome to the federal school Aug 10, 1963 | 0:42The '50s brought formal education to the Arctic as the assimilation of the Inuit population continued.
Digital Archives - Inuit Education: To educate or not to educate?Jan 20, 1957 | 4:18Digital Archives Inuit Education: To educate or not to educate? Audio
Digital Archives Inuit Education: To educate or not to educate? Jan 20, 1957 | 4:18In the 1950s, Inuit access to liquor was granted and education became mandatory, as discussed in this N.W.T. parliamentary session.
Digital Archives - Jean Vanier opens first L'Arche houseJan 26, 1965 | 6:44Digital Archives Jean Vanier opens first L'Arche house Video
Digital Archives Jean Vanier opens first L'Arche house Jan 26, 1965 | 6:44The son of Canada's governor general has created an innovative living 'experiment' for the mentally challenged.
Digital Archives - Native students lobby for better conditionsMay 23, 1970 | 12:24Digital Archives Native students lobby for better conditions Audio
Digital Archives Native students lobby for better conditions May 23, 1970 | 12:24Students in Sechelt, B.C. fight to improve their residential school.
Digital Archives - John Joe goes to the VaticanSep 22, 1996 | 23:52Digital Archives John Joe goes to the Vatican Audio
Digital Archives John Joe goes to the Vatican Sep 22, 1996 | 23:52A P.E.I. man attempts to extract an apology for what happened to his people in a Nova Scotia residential school.
Digital Archives - Inuit Education: To save a languageOct 1, 2002 | 22:44Digital Archives Inuit Education: To save a language Video
Digital Archives Inuit Education: To save a language Oct 1, 2002 | 22:44What is the mother tongue of a child raised by English television and Inuktitut-speaking grandparents?

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