First Nations We Day first for N.B. brings 700 Indigenous youth

First Nations student from across the province travelled to Fredericton to celebrate the First Nations We Day, an initiative aimed at inspiring pride in Indigenous culture.

Katie Dedam, a student from Esgenoopetiitj First Nation, said attending the celebrations was important for her.

“My family is all about native culture and they raised me up in a native home and seeing our culture vanish slowly and surely it’s kind of sad and devastating ,so like I just want it all to come back,” said Dedam. Full story here.

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