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Historic Apology from the Pope

Pope Francis stands between to tribal elders in traditional outfits and delivers an apology for boarding schools.

7.29.2022 – Correspondent Antonia Gonzales speaks with two members of the National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition for their reaction to Pope Francis’ apology to Canada over abuse at residential boarding schools. Where does New Mexico fit into this equation?

Correspondent: Antonia Gonzales

Guests:
Joannie Romero, Pueblo of Cochiti, National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition
Samuel Torres, Mexica/Nahua, National Native American Boarding School Healing Coalition

For More Information:

Canada Says Pope’s Apology Isn’t Enough – Associated Press

Pope Apologizes for ‘Catastrophic’ School Policy in Canada – Associated Press

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