Monthly Archives: September 1987

September 20, 1987

Pope (now Saint) John Paul II addressed the Native Peoples of Canada at Fort Simpson, NT. His plane had been unable to land there in 1984 because of weather conditions; he promised to return and did so en route to the United States.



September 20, 19872018-12-02T22:49:11+00:00

September 11, 1987

The chair of the Social Affairs Commission wrote to the prime minister questioning the implications for Aboriginal Rights of the Meech Lake Accord, as well as the government’s intentions to stop funding to Native organizations for research and programs on constitutional matters.

September 11, 19872018-05-22T15:24:47+00:00