Gord Downie’s fund announces new Halifax ‘legacy rooms’

The five Halifax locations, the Armbrae Academy, the Barrington Steak House and Oyster Bar, the library at Dalhousie University, Deloitte Atlantic Canada and the Waterfront Development Corp., join three legacy rooms established in Ontario and aboard

Five Halifax venues have responded to Tragically Hip rocker Gord Downie's call on corporate Canada to do more to promote dialogue and reconciliation with Aboriginal people. The Legacy Room initiative, part of the Gord Downie and Chanie Wenjack Fund,

The spaces will encourage conversations between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples on the legacy of residential schools. A. A. Report an Error. Mike Downie, Gord Downie brother, is flanked by

Fri, Jul 14: It's been almost a year since Gord Downie used his final show with The Tragically Hip to ask Canada to look north and do something when it comes to treatment of Indigenous peoples. On Friday, a big step toward that call was unveiled in …

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