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The Louis Riel statute outside Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge.

The Louis Riel statute outside Migizii Agamik – Bald Eagle Lodge.

Video: Why do we celebrate Louis Riel Day in Manitoba?

February 14, 2017 — 

Fred Shore, assistant professor in the department of native studies, explains why we celebrate Louis Riel Day in Manitoba.

On Friday, Feb. 17,  the third-annual Louis Riel Day Celebrations take place at the University of Manitoba.

Read more about Riel’s legacy here.

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