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    Standing Rock Continues to Gather Worldwide Support

  • Traditional Indigenous healing practices and Western medicine can co-exist, says UBC’s Dr. Nadine Caron. (Courtesy of Dr. Caron)

    Nadine Caron – First Female First Nations Surgeon

  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is being criticized by political opponents for the “contradiction” inherent in promising to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while approving a monster LNG project that will increase them. File photo by Canadian Press.

    The Honey Moon Is Over

  • The Supreme Court falls short on the diversity front in several ways. Justice Thomas Cromwell (front row second front right) has retired, leaving his seat open. (Source: Montreal Gazette)

    WILL TRUDEAU APPOINT FIRST INDIGENOUS SUPREME COURT JUDGE?

  • Judge Marion Buller speaks after being announced as the chief commissioner of the inquiry into murdered and missing Indigenous women. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press)

    BC FIRST NATIONS JUDGE MARION BULLER NAMED CHIEF COMMISSIONER

  • Misipawistik Cree Nation Chief Harold Turner said many homes in the community have mould problems because of their proximity to open water year-round. (Winnipeg Free Press/CP)

    THIRTY NEW HOMES FOR MISIPAWISTIK CREE NATION IN MANITOBA

  • Canadian Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett

    Canada Accepts UN Declaration on Rights of Indigenous People


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Standing Rock Continues to Gather Worldwide Support

by Kelly Many Guns Since our last report on Standing Rock, there have been many new developments. There has been… Read more »


Children of Attawapiskat

by Danny Beaton In Memory of Alicja Rozanska Brian Martin, a Mohawk from Tyendinaga, told me to call this elder… Read more »


No Charges Against Val-d’Or Police For Sexual Harassment of Native Women

by Frank Larue  Sindy Ruperthouse was an Algoquin woman who disappeared in 2014. She was last seen in a hospital… Read more »


Oral Histories Of The Lax Kw’alaams And Metlakatla First Nation Confirmed

By Lee Waters According to a new genetic study, nearly 60% of native people living in a 9,000-year-old community in… Read more »


Nadine Caron – First Female First Nations Surgeon

by Frank Larue Doctor Nadine Caron is Sagamok Anishnawbe, and she is the first female First Nations surgeon. Graduating from… Read more »


INMATE ADAM CAPAY – FOUR-YEARS IN SOLITARY CONFINEMENT

by Frank Larue Adam Capay is from Lac Seul First Nation’s. While he was serving time in a Thunder Bay… Read more »


Diesel Spill Near Bella Bella: An Environmental Disaster

by Frank Larue In October, a tugboat pushing an empty barge coming from Alaska to Vancouver mistook the speed regulations… Read more »



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