The last residential school in Canada, White Calf Collegiate, (in Lebret, Saskatchewan) closed in In a settlement was offered to former students. Why is it difficult for First Nations today to obtain settlements/reparations? What are some barriers?
'Firetraps,' disease and abusers - At least native children died in Canada's residential schools. Some of the aboriginal children died as runaways and were found frozen to death in snowy fields; others, who tried to escape their abusers, drowned.