CTV News Regina included Solomon Ratt’s mad syllabic skills in its recent piece about Regina street signs. Go Sol!
Regina itself had a perfectly good Cree name to start with: oskana kâ-asastêki Pile of Bones. And the Cree word oskana is well known around Regina as Wascana.
While we’re at it, renaming Dewdney Avenue – named for one of Sir John A’s enforcers in using famine to force First Nations compliance – is something we should all get behind.