Grand Falls in the Painted Desert inside the Navajo Nation is taller than Niagara Falls, but unfortunately it is almost completely dry three months out of the year. Guess I should have checked that before going, not after. The wind is as cold as it is constant.
As additional unmarked mass graves of the indigenous children forced into Canadian residential schools run by the Catholic Church are discovered, old wounds are reopened. Memorials like this one on Vancouver Island continue to pop up and Catholic Churches are burned down.
For some people, the realization that things are not what they appear to be can cause a profound existential crisis. It is usually referred to as "The Dark Night Of the Soul", and may even last as long as a lifetime. But it can only end in one of two ways. The good news is that the choice is yours.