ST. ANNE RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL SURVIVOR SAYS POPE FRANCIS NEEDS TO DO MORE THAN APOLOGIZE TO US…

Evelyn Korkmaz

APRIL 4, 2022: ALONE WITH MY THOUGHTS: I am going to express my thoughts and feelings about the Papal apology. I totally respect that some survivors needed to hear an apology, and that’s fine. I am glad you can now move forward with your life and begin your healing journey. But, I need more.

I am sorry and ashamed, doesn’t seem to do it for me. So here I go, in my opinion…..I had a few days now, for all this, to sink in and wrap my head around it. I lost too many years, to not take an in-depth look at the Pope’s apology to me […]

2022-04-07T23:00:59+00:00April 7th, 2022|0 Comments

Pope Francis has made a historic apology to Indigenous peoples of Canada

APRIL 1, 2022. Pope Francis has made a historic apology to Indigenous peoples for the “deplorable” abuses they suffered in Canada’s Catholic-run residential schools. About 150,000 children were taken from their homes. Many were subjected to abuse, rape and malnutrition in what the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in 2015 called “cultural genocide”. CNN REPORT
Evelyn Korkmaz, one of ECA’s Founding Members and a St. Anne’s residential school survivor said “I am disappointed in his apology. There was no mention of the lost souls who were recovered on the residential school grounds across Canada. There was no mention of releasing the documents, so we can identify those that never made it home. There was no mention of reparations for the harm the […]

2022-04-02T10:08:23+00:00April 2nd, 2022|0 Comments

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