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From abundance to scarcity

The Blanket exercise provokes reflection on Indigenous and non Indigenous relations

Church goers at Hillhurst United Church experienced a different kind of service on Feb. 19 when they participated in the Blanket Exercise — a teaching tool that shares the historic and contemporary relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada. Developed by KAIROS in response to the report of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples,