As the Pope continues the apology tour this week, Patty Krawec argues there are two narratives emerging about its significance: one that aims to preserve Canadian and Catholic “exceptionalism” and another that challenges it.
Through writing and podcasting Patty Krawec (Anishinaabe/Ukranian) explores how we might live differently in the relationships we inherit. She is a co-founder of the Nii’kinaaganaa Foundation and her book, Becoming Kin: An Indigenous Call to Unforgetting the Past and Reimagining Our Future will be published in September by Broadleaf Books. Krawec lives in Niagara Falls, Ontario and on Twitter @gindaanis. Find her online at daanis.ca