Pope’s planned tour of Canada draws mixed reactions from Indigenous leaders
May 16, 2022
CWN Editor's Note: On May 13, the Vatican announced that Pope Francis will visit Edmonton, Québec and Iqaluit in July.
“While some [Indigenous leaders] say they hoped the Pope’s visit will be a step toward reconciliation, others are disappointed he will not be travelling to provinces such as Saskatchewan, where many of Canada’s residential schools were located,” according to the report.
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