Reconciliation Canada welcomes the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Daniels v Canada. This decision provides recognition for hundreds of thousands of individuals across Canada, and provides a strong foundation for continued work towards reconciliation. Furthermore, it demonstrates that Canadian society is on the verge of profound change.
It is important to note that this decision marks the beginning of a new journey. All parties now have an opportunity engage each other in a meaningful way to create a new way forward that is positive for all peoples.
Reconciliation Canada raises our hands to the individuals who worked so hard to make this moment a reality. Your dedication to ensuring that all peoples in Canada are able live in a way that is true to their histories and cultures is truly inspiring and is the embodiment of ‘Namwayut – We Are All One.
What does the Daniels Decision mean? Click here to learn more (via First Peoples Law).
Read the full Supreme Court Decision here.