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(Image 1) Illustration by Fallon Simard (@waasegiizhik)

(Image 2) Poem by Smokii Sumac (@smokiisumac)

(Content Warning: Residential Schools)

In 1971, Trinity Square Video opened its doors in downtown Toronto. The year before that (1970) the Mohawk Institute, the residential school nearest to us (according to the Shingwauk Residential School Centre and the CBC) closed after 139 years of operations. …

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