After a year of grieving since the detection of 215 suspected unmarked graves at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School ….
Gottfriedson, 69, said he attended the Kamloops residential school from kindergarten to Grade 3 between 1959 and 1963, where he witnessed abuse, …
The internationally known poet said his eight other siblings, his mother and up to 30 aunts, uncles and cousins from his well-known Secwépemc Nation ranching and rodeo-riding family attended the school.
“All of us that were at that residential school already knew that they [bodies] were there,” said Gottfriedson, who provides counsel and curriculum advice to Thompson Rivers University ….
Comment: To me, these past abuses are consistent with other historical, genocidal abuses directed at vulnerable segments of the Canadian and global public, including the current dictatorial measures using COVID as a justification. These abuses come from the same oligarchy whose agenda has been consistent over generations.