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'I would like to acknowledge we are on the territory of First Nations'

  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:34

You've probably seen it if you've taken the time to attend an official community function on Vancouver Island in recent years. Mayor so-and-so at a podium - clutching a staff report, scissors, shovel or oversize cheque - saying "I would like to acknowledge we are on the traditional territory of " before proceeding with whatever is the matter at hand.

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