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National chief pans systemic racism as AFN launches virtual general assembly

National Chief Perry Bellegarde speaking from Ottawa at the virtual general assembly. Photo: APTN The national chief of the Assembly… Read more »


Métis Nation Second World War Hero Honoured in ON

FORT FRANCES, ON, Dec. 11, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ On December 11, 2020, WWII Métis Veteran Jean Leander Camirand Sr. will receive… Read more »


Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto

For immediate release: March 21, 2019 Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto presents the most distinct and progressive Indigenous artists working in… Read more »


Métis Nation Second World War Hero’s spouse to receive Recognition Payment in Edmonton, Alberta

On October 7, 2020, WWII, Métis Veteran Walter Calahaisn’s spouse Myrtle Calahaisn received thanks from the Métis Nation and inheritance… Read more »


Government of Canada Partnering with Indigenous Coastal Communities to Enhance Marine Safety in British Columbia

Through the Oceans Protection Plan, the Government of Canada is working in partnership with Indigenous coastal communities to improve marine… Read more »


17th Annual DTES Heart of the City Festival

Have you ever wanted to look beyond the headlines into the heart of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside? The 17th annual Downtown… Read more »


Obituary: Ronald Sparrow won a national precedent protecting Aboriginal fishing rights

‘Ron Sparrow fought for what he believed in — what was just and right’ Politicians and leaders from across the… Read more »


Indigenous producer creating innovative TV series for kids about Science

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the TV & Film industry across Canada ground to a halt however one producer found… Read more »


Respected Siksika Leader and Elder Roy Little Chief Has Died

A former Chief of the Siksika First Nation, Mr. Roy Little Chief, passed away on June 11, 2020 in Calgary…. Read more »

Roy Little Chief

More UBC researchers receive federal funding to study COVID-19

Five additional scientists awarded $2.3 million for research on novel coronavirus Five research teams at the University of British Columbia… Read more »