Calls grow to remove Alberta curriculum advisor over ‘racist’ First Nation remarks – CTV News

Calls grow to remove Alberta curriculum advisor over ‘racist’ First Nation remarks – CTV News

by ahnationtalk on August 28, 202076 Views

August 27, 2020

CALGARY — Critics are calling for the removal of a newly-appointed provincial advisor after a controversial article mentioning Indigenous history and education surfaced.

Last month, Chris Champion was named as an advisor for Alberta’s curriculum review.

But after an article with a C.P. Champion byline was discovered that appears to question the validity of Alberta’s First Nations teachings, groups want Champion to be fired.

The since-removed article, titled “Alberta’s Little History War,” was published in the Dorchester Review last year.

Read More: https://calgary.ctvnews.ca/calls-grow-to-remove-alberta-curriculum-advisor-over-racist-first-nation-remarks-1.5082528

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