Canada 150 Moving Forward: The Move to Revitalize and Preserve Indigenous Languages

As Canada approaches its 150th anniversary, it is important to remember that the foundations of the country were laid long before 1867 by the Indigenous peoples that live on the lands that are now called Canada. While 150 years is certainly a cause for celebration, it is also an important time to reflect on loss of Indigenous language, culture, and sense of identity resulting from colonization, the residential school system, the 60s scoop, and continued…