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Local And Just: Indigenous Food Sovereignty Summit 2016

Join Four Arrows Regional Health Authority at Canad Inns Destination Centre Club Regent Casino Hotel in Winnipeg, Manitoba (March 1-3,… Read more »

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British Columbia First Nations’ Failing Fisheries

Climate change means marine creatures are migrating—away from First Nations’ territory. by Larry Pynn Seafood has sustained the First Nations of… Read more »

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Tanker Ban Spells End For Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline

Environmentalists and First Nations commend the federal government’s decision to ban crude oil tanker traffic along British Columbia’s north coast,… Read more »

AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde presents Prime Minister Justin Trudeau with a blanket in December 2015. (Picture courtesy of Adrian Wyld / THE CANADIAN PRESS via www.ctvnews.ca)

Grassroots Blockade In Siksika Nation: Enough Is Enough

The strongest platforms for indigenous people are the ones we create ourselves. Since the beginning of November, Siksika Nation’s spiritual… Read more »

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TEN ABORIGINAL CANDIDATES ELECTED IN ELECTION 2015

The election of 2015 will be remembered for the large number of Aboriginal voters who turned up at the polls… Read more »

Victorious! Historical 2015 Victory for Ten Indigenous MP's

Blackfoot Runner Wins Gold For Canada

This past October, 20-year-old Rilee Many Bears of the Siksika Nation won a gold medal for Canada at the 2015… Read more »

Rilee Many Bears of the Siksika Nation won a gold medal for Canada at the 2015 World Indigenous Games in Palmas, Brazil.

REDx Talks 2015: Finding The Ability To Be

To be, or not to be? This is a question we constantly face within this society that surrounds us. Living… Read more »

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Day Scholar Survivors Will Have Their Day In Court

In 2012, Chief Shane Gottfriedson of the Tk’emlups te Secwepemc and Chief Glenn Feschuk of the shíshálh Nation launched the… Read more »

Chief Garry Feschuk holds the Statement of Claim filed on August 15, 2012.

Remembering Henry Louie Norwest

By Randy Richardson It is with a tear in my eye and the pride of my community, Fort Saskatchewan, AB,… Read more »

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Education for Reconciliation: BCTF Launches Project Of The Heart, New Resource on Residential School History in BC

With the release this fall of a new learning resource on the history and legacy of residential schools in British… Read more »

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