Lament for Confederation

Chief Dan George of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation delivered a speech at Empire Stadium for Canada’s 100th year of Confederacy. “Like the thunderbird of old I shall rise again out of the sea; I shall grab the instruments of the white man’s success-his education, his skills- and with these new tools I shall build my race into the proudest segment of your society.”

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