John A. Macdonald
Controversial monuments of confederate soldiers, political leaders, and other historical figures have been rapidly disappearing from public view since last spring. What to do next is complicated.
Indigenous scholars say the statement minimizes the white supremacist policies of Canada's first prime minister, architect of the residential school system.
The man who had them made, through Canada Post's Picture Postage program, promised to send them to people for free if they or their ancestors were "fucked over" by John A. Macdonald.
John A. Macdonald pushed for the creation of the residential school system, which has been called Canada's main tool for carrying out a "genocide" against Indigenous peoples.
The controversy over Canada’s first prime minister reveals a hard road ahead for reconciliation.
Everyone is talking about how sexy the new leader of Canada is, but how do his looks stack up to the prime ministers who have gone before him?