University of Saskatchewan Researchers Find Incidence of Epilepsy in Indigenous Population Double the National Average

  SASKATOON – University of Saskatchewan (U of S) researchers have discovered that the incidence of epilepsy in the Canadian… Read more »

Major New Alberta Metis Centre Announced

Funding for a major new Alberta Metis centre has been announced by the federal and Alberta governments and the Metis… Read more »

Breaking ground on new Alberta Metis Centre

2018 Indspire Awards Will Air in June on CBC and APTN

The Indspire Awards will broadcast nationwide on Sunday, June 24 at 8 p.m. (8:30 p.m. NT) on CBC, and APTN… Read more »

2018 Indspire Awards Will Air in June on CBC and APTN

Treaty 7’s Camp Mohkínstsis

  For the past two months, a group of First Nation’s people have built and sustained an awareness site called,… Read more »

Dr. Evelyn Voyageur Receives Indspire Health Award

Dr. Evelyn Voyageur, a nationally recognized leader in Indigenous health, NIC Elder in Residence and faculty member, will receive the… Read more »


PSAC Continues Its Thirsty for Justice Campaign to Address Water Crisis in First Nations Communities

On National Aboriginal Day 2016, PSAC launched its Thirsty for Justice campaign. It was launched as the result of a… Read more »

World’s First Indigenous Law Degree to Be Offered at UVic

A new law program at the University of Victoria is the world’s first to combine the intensive study of both… Read more »

The 2018 Indspire Award Recipients

Arts Greg Hill Kanyen’kehaka, Six Nations of the Grand River Territory, Ontario Over nearly thirty years of work as an… Read more »

The Last Prayer

In Memory of Alicja Rozanska Woke up at midnight last month after sleeping four hours and was not sure if… Read more »

Danny and Alicja in Nanaimo BC photo by Pat Beaton

The Mountain Money (Op-Ed)

Hannah’s a freelance writer who writes for First Nations Drum. The story you’re about to read is her perspective on… Read more »

The Mountain Money