Ottawa has announced the creation of a new stat holiday, they just have to figure out if it falls on September 30th or June 21st. And I use the term holiday loosely, it’s by no means for a happy reason, the new day is supposed to give us a moment to stop and reflect on our terrible history with the Residential Schools. I think having a day to acknowledge it is a great start, but it needs something. Every single holiday has a tradition. Christmas, New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving…. What do you think would be a fitting tradition for this new day of recognition? Here’s what you had to say this morning:

 

 

What are your thoughts? I’d love to hear from you! Reach out on Facebook or Twitter, or you can always send me an email: bigginger@thegoatrocks.ca!