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Broken Circle

Residential school survivor Theodore Fontaine as a boy

A two-part excerpt from Theodore Fontaine's book Broken Circle, a memoir of surviving the Fort Alexander Indian Residential School in Manitoba -- and pursuing his own path to healing.

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opinion

Residential school survivor Theodore Fontaine

After Residential School, My Path to Healing

Theodore Fontaine spent 12 years in residential school. And the rest of his life learning how to talk about it. A memoir, part one.

By Theodore Fontaine, 25 Aug 2011


opinion

Residential school survivor Theodore Fontaine as a boy

An Inspiration Named Chubby

If Ted Fontaine was going to make it after residential school's horrors, he needed a friend for 'letting it out.' Second of two.

By Theodore Fontaine, 26 Aug 2011


Beware the ‘Weaponized’ Web, Says Guy Who Helped Elect Trump

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie on Facebook, democracy and hope.

By Zoë Ducklow