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The Week In Review – June 4, 2021

The Week In Review – June 4, 2021

June 4, 2021 2:46 pm
Federal, Video


MPs Jaime Battiste (Liberal), Jamie Schmale (Conservative) and Charlie Angus (NDP) discuss the prime minister’s demand for the Catholic Church to take responsibility for its role in the residential schools tragedy.

Former Alberta justice minister Jonathan Denis explains why he and several other Canadian lawyers have asked the International Criminal Court to investigate the government for crimes against humanity, following the discovery of the remains of 215 indigenous children on the grounds of the Kamloops residential school.

Tonda MacCharles (Toronto Star) and Ian Bailey (The Globe and Mail) look at the federal pathway outlined in the government’s national action plan in response to the calls for justice from the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.