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Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Saskatchewan -- 751 Unmarked Graves Found at Marieval Residential School


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Saskatchewan -- 751 Unmarked Graves Found at Marieval Residential School 



By Brenda Norrell
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French translation by Christine Prat

LIVE: Cowessess First Nation held a virtual press conference to announce the “horrific and shocking discovery of hundreds of unmarked graves at the site of the former Marieval Indian Residential School.”

Chief Cadmus Delorme of the Cowessess First Nation said 751 unmarked graves were found at Marieval Residential School. 

"Removing gravestones is a crime in this country and we are treating this as a crime," Chief Delorme said during the live press conference.

Chief Delorme was joined by Florence Sparvier, 80, a survivor of the school. 

Havasupai Mourn Loss of Rex Tilousi



 

The Havasupai Tribe Mourns the Loss of Rex Tilousi, Tribal Elder and Former Chairman

By Havasupai Tribe
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Former Havasupai Chairman Rex Tilousi passed away peacefully on June 19, 2021 surrounded by his family in Flagstaff, Arizona. He was a life-long advocate against uranium mine projects in the Grand Canyon, and never wavered from his outspoken support for the Tribe and the people.