Indigenous Resources Links – compiled by a group of OCAPG members
Content warning: A National Indian Residential School 24-hour Crisis Line is available to provide support for anyone who needs it: 1-866-925-4419.
How status works in Canada: https://www.nwac.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Indian-Status-in-Canada-FINAL.pdf
Podcast episode on history of the Métis Nation https://champlainsociety.utpjournals.press/podcast/wty/a-history-of-the-m%C3%A9tis-nation
Documentaries about Dr. Peter Bryce’s work to expose conditions at residential schools:
Finding Heart (for young people, free): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V1NQ_tgR_oA
Finding Peter Bryce (for adults, on-demand with a fee): https://vimeo.com/ondemand/peterbryce
The Canadian Encyclopedia. Timeline of the Indian Act. The Canadian Encyclopedia. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/timeline/the-indian-act
Summary by First Nations Education Steering Committee http://www.fnesc.ca/wp/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/IRSR11-12-DE-1906-1910.pdf
Bryce, P. H., M. A., M.D. The Story of a National Crime: Being an Appeal for Justice to the Indians of Canada. 1923. James Hope & Sons, Ottawa, Canada
Indigenous Corporate Training Inc.
Facing History Facing Ourselves https://www.facinghistory.org/books-borrowing/stolen-lives-indigenous-peoples-canada-and-indian-residential-schools