Honouring Louis Riel

On November 16, Métis people across Canada will be honouring the life and sacrifices made by the prolific leader Louis Riel. Although Louis Riel Day is not a statutory holiday in Alberta, it is crucial to understand its significance to the Métis people.   Who is Louis Riel?  Born in 1844 in Red River Settlement, Manitoba,Continue reading “Honouring Louis Riel”