Day: April 20, 2022

George Gordon First Nation announces 14 potential unmarked burial sites at former Sask. residential school

WARNING: This story contains distressing details. Leaders of George Gordon First Nation in Saskatchewan announced Wednesday that 14 potential unmarked burial sites had been found close to the site of the former Gordon’s Indian Residential School. George Gordon First Nation’s chief and council and the band’s residential school cemetery committee announced the results of a geophysical […]

Freeland joins finance leaders in G20 walkout over Russian invasion of Ukraine

Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland joined officials from other national governments in a walkout at a G20 meeting Wednesday when the Russian delegation spoke at the event. In a tweet Wednesday afternoon, Freeland — who is in Washington, D.C. for the meeting of finance ministers and central bank chiefs — said Russia “should not be participating or […]

Former top commander Vance acknowledges sexual relationship with subordinate in court document

Retired general Jonathan Vance has acknowledged he was in a sexual relationship with a subordinate while he was the chief of defence staff, after having denied the allegations in past. In an agreed statement of facts recently filed in court, Vance also confirmed he had one child with the woman, Maj. Kellie Brennan. Brennan, a staff officer at […]

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