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Last known survivor of Canada's first national internment dies without any reconciliation

There were no books about Canada's first national internment operations then. We were never taught about the internment operations in school or at home. It was a blank page in Canadian history.

They dithered until she died.

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Last known survivor of Canada's first national internment dies without any reconciliation

There were no books about Canada's first national internment operations then. We were never taught about the internment operations in school or at home. It was a blank page in Canadian history.

They dithered until she died.

  

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