First Nations meet at National Forgiven Summit, June 11-13 in Ottawa

In Canada, what’s a hot social issue is the reconciliation between red and white--Christian Canadians and the First Nations/Aboriginal peoples.  Two years ago, the government of Prime Minister Stephen Harper (Conservative) apologized on behalf of Canada for the mistreatment of aboriginal people in the residential church-run schools (i.e., Roman Catholic, Anglican, United, and Presbyterian. This …