Rethink Canada Day: Resources

Educate yourself about the Indigenous land you live on and the ongoing injustices that impact Indigenous Communities today.

Acknowledge the lived experience of Indigenous peoples – watch, read, listen.

Support Indigenous businesses, artists and local community initiatives.

Amplify Indigenous voices and use your voice to support land rights and reconciliation.

 

Wear Orange šŸ§”

Resources:

Native Land Digital Map

National Center for Truth and Reconciliation: Read the reports and 94 calls to action.

Educate yourself about the residential schools: The Canadian Encyclopedia

Parents Canada recommended Indigenous books for kids

CBC Recommended books by Indigenous authorsĀ 

Donate to an Indigenous organization. To name a few: Orange Shirt Society, Indian Residential School Survivor Society, Legacy of Hope

IndigiNews: Non-Indigenous People – Here is what you can do, right now.

Great Lakes through Indigenous languages: Great Lakes Guide.