Inuit Residential Schools silenced by the Canadian government

A groups of children, nuns and Inuit men in front of Port Harrison (Inukjuak) Federal Hostel

What are Inuit Residential Schools ?

An artwork describing residential schools. It shows the nun taking away Indigenous children to a dark place
Inuit children being forced to say religious prayers before going to bed

Life at Inuit Residential Schools

Inuit Residential school pupils forced into harsh labour, chopping wood to build housing
Children at Inuit residential school are forced to spell “Hello”

Impact on children and second generation

Fort George residential school student cemetery
Andy Thomas Evaloakjuk visits local cemetery and dances to mend the pain of the deaths of many Inuit youth due to the rise in a suicide epidemic
Referring to how British colonist looted Indian settlements and traditions, as in Hindi the word ‘loot’ means to steal
Indian mutiny with British in 1857
Rise of India flag on Independence day on July 18, 1947
This picture shows the atrocities committed by the Pakistan Liberation Front in 1971, during the Hindu Bangladeshi Genocide




I write blogs

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

To Homeschool or Not?

Effective Feedback Through Voice — Heyoya Blog


How to create, save and share online flashcards?

The only source of knowledge is Experience — Albert Einstein.

UST Angelicum Facilitators Hailed as Teacher Champions in 2nd Phoenix Aralinks Awards

Sorry! Life Does Not Have a Syllabus

An Idiots Guide to University

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store


I write blogs

More from Medium

weeklyOLM #19 & #20 (12th & 19th May 2022)

Why Am I Running Again for a Seat on the Board of Education

5 Qualities the Best People in the GoHighlevel Review Industry Tend to Have

Woo Hooo! Wise Owl TWO