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Saskatoon industry owner’s remarks on Orange Shirt Day draw on-line backlash

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Remarks by members of a Saskatoon industry family about Orange Shirt Day ended in a swift response on social media.Creator of the article: Bryn LevyPublishing date: Oct 01, 2020  •   •  2 minute readEugene Arcand, chair of the governing circle of the Nationwide Centre for Truth and Reconciliation, seen carrying an orange t-shirt, the emblem of Orange Shirt Day, which recognizes the legacy of Canada's residential faculty system. Photo by Michelle Berg /Saskatoon StarPhoenixArticle protest materialOn a day supposed to acknowledge the legacy of residential colleges, many in Saskatoon took half in an on-line wait on-and-forth about what the day capability and Canada’s historic previous of systemic racism.Sept. 30 marks Orange Shirt Day. It began in British Columbia in 2013 in an effort to hi...