Category: flagpoles

The 4th Flagpole: The Importance of Treaty Flags

The Fourth Flag Pole The Importance of Treay Flags – With the efforts of the Truth and Reconciliation Council, much of Canada’s not so pure history with the Indigenous Nations has been confronted and retold. From this spirit of reconciliation, many government organizations, school boards and politicians have pushed to honour Indigenous land by raising the Treaty flags of the land in which they occupy. Today, through the Truth and Reconciliation process, we are uncovering the many injustices done to the indigenous nations in the name of expansion, economic growth and nation building. The stories of survivors of residential schools ... Read more