Elder Ron Tremblay, Wolastoq Grand Council Chief, spoke at the culmination of a faith and Indigenous leaders retreat on climate change about a conversation he had with a teacher following a sweat. The teacher told him the heavy weight he was carrying from his past was holding him back. It was a visit to Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré in Quebec where Tremblay released his memories of his past, which included being beaten. Raissa Tetanish photo

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