What do you think of cancelling Bishop Grandin?

Poll Question: March 22, 2023 to March 28 , 2023 On March 24th Winnipeg City Council voted unanimously to rename streets named after Bishop Vital Justin Grandin for what the […]
Published on March 22, 2023

Poll Question: March 22, 2023 to March 28 , 2023

On March 24th Winnipeg City Council voted unanimously to rename streets named after Bishop Vital Justin Grandin for what the CBC reported as “renewed outrage over the lasting harm caused by residential schools.”

Bishop Grandin Boulevard will become Abinojii Mikanah Boulevard means “Children’s Road” in Ojibway

Bishop Grandin Trail will become Awasiak Meskanow Trail which means “Children’s Road” in Cree.

Grandin Street will become Taapweewin Way which means “Truth” in Cree.

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What do you think of cancelling Bishop Grandin?

Background information –

City council unanimously approves renaming Winnipeg’s Bishop Grandin  CBC News, March 24, 2023

Winnipeg Should Choose Education Over Anger in Bishop Grandin Debate Winnipeg Sun, March 23, 2023

Bishop Grandin Epoch Times, March 22, 2023

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