The Pope’s Very Expensive Hollow Apology

Taxpayers foot the bill for the emptiest of gestures.

Photo by Nacho Arteaga on Unsplash

Pope Francis has arrived in Canada to finally apologize for the church’s role in the residential school program. For those who don’t know, Canada’s residential schools took indigenous children from their families by force to place them in ‘educational’ gulags where they were punished for speaking their own…

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Michael Nabert

Michael Nabert

Researching a road map from our imperilled world into one with a livable future with as much good humour as I can muster along the way.