How Shall We Celebrate Canada 150?

By Bill Wall, approved by the All My Relations Network leadership team. 

As July 1st approaches, many of us are experiencing mixed emotions about how to celebrate the occasion, if we can celebrate it at all. An unprecedented number of Canadians are struggling with that dilemma as they ponder the historical realities of the past 150 years.

Some Indigenous people have decided to protest the celebrations, some will ignore them entirely, some will take advantage of the anniversary as an opportunity for education, and others will participate, along with Settlers, in the spirit of reconciliation.

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