Sayisi Dene react to long-awaited apology for relocation

Eva Yassie shielded her eyes from the hot, glowing sun as she listened to the government issue a formal apology to Manitoba's Sayisi Dene this week.

But while the setting was bright — a brilliant summer day, surrounded by lush northern foliage — it wasn't quite enough to light up the dark of Dene Village.

"It's a start," Yassie said, with a slight shrug of her shoulders. "I don't know."… Read more