TRAHANT REPORTS – One of Canada’s most inspirational voices...
In the wake of a landmark ruling on human rights and...
To the deep beat of drums, hereditary chiefs and elders...
Reprinted with permission from The Tyee. Fresh from victory...
After nine years of fighting Canada, social worker Cindy...
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ICTMN Staff
8/7/14
First Nations are demanding immediate action, and a lot more communication, from officials at Imperial Metals Corp, whose ruptured tailings pond has sent torrents of metals-laden s...
ICTMN Staff
8/7/14
A tailings pond breach has sent rivers of toxic slurry cascading into three lakes in British Columbia, contaminating drinking water, endangering major salmon runs and prompting a f...
Theresa Braine
8/6/14
From struggles against giant oil companies, to a children’s tale, to residential school survival, the films that swept the awards of the Montreal First Peoples Festival 2014 each o...
ICTMN Staff
8/3/14
Of the 47 films premiering or screening at the Montreal First Peoples Festival this year, the intersection of environmental destruction with indigenous rights played a major role...
Theresa Braine
8/2/14
“Joyful anger” is the theme of this year’s Montreal First People’s Festival, and that refers to the energy of exuberant spirit that is bursting forth from indigenous youth here in ...
ICTMN Staff
8/1/14
Christina David was so excited when she procured a ptarmigan—a delicacy from her homelands up north—that she couldn’t wait to start preparing it...
ICTMN Staff
7/28/14
Opposition to the fossil fuel and extractive industries is often couched in terms of Indigenous Peoples’ connection to the land, but those fighting against Alberta oil sands develo...
Dennis Zotigh
7/26/14
In the interview series Meet Native America , the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian invites tribal leaders, cultural figures, and other interesting and accomplishe...
Vonna Shults, Choctaw Nation
7/26/14
While many descendants from the Choctaw removed from Mississippi to Oklahoma still live within the state, the majority have relocated throughout the years all across the United Sat...
ICTMN Staff
7/24/14
Raise your hand if you know what pinnguaq means in Inuktitut—if you guessed that it means “play,” you win!...

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