Decolonization requires non-Indigenous Canadians to recognize and accept the reality of Canada’s colonial history, accept how that history paralyzed Indigenous Peoples, and how it continues to subjugate Indigenous Peoples.
“Colonialism was designed to keep Indigenous people impoverished. The truth is, Indigenous people had preexisting economies, resources and enough to sustain themselves and their communities. Colonialism created manufactured poverty.”
– Decolonial Clothing