july 2021

Unmarked graves in B.C. have ‘far reaching impact,’ Indigenous leader says

” Bob Chamberlain, the former vice president of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs, says he hopes Canadians are now awake to the experiences of First Nations people in Canada, following what the Penelakut Tribe in B.C.’s Southern Gulf Islands says is the discovery of 160 unmarked graves near the Kuper Island Residential School. He said he believes more unmarked graves will be found across the country. “