Pope says residential-school policy was part of ‘genocide’ plan – Catholic Philly

Pope says residential-school policy was part of 'genocide' plan – Catholic Philly

By Cindy Wooden • Catholic News Service • Posted July 30, 2022 ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM CANADA (CNS) — The planned destruction of the families, languages, cultures and traditions of the Indigenous communities of Canada through the residential school system was “genocide,” Pope Francis said. Asked by an Indigenous reporter why he did not … Read more