‘The truth hurts but it also heals’: Halifax recognizes the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

In Shubenacadie, 14,000 orange flags fluttered in the wind on the grounds of what used to be a residential school site. In Shubenacadie, 14,000 orange flags fluttered in the wind on the grounds of what used to be a residential school site.

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Landmark same-sex marriage bill wins U.S. Senate passage

The U.S. Senate passed bipartisan legislation Tuesday to protect same-sex marriages, an extraordinary sign of shifting national politics on the issue and a measure of relief for the hundreds of thousands of same-sex couples who have married since the Supreme Court's 2015 decision that legalized gay marriage countrywide.