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Nicaragua Canal Protest, 15,000 Strong
Shinnecock Call for Youth to Unite
Investigation Ends Into Circle Bear
Better Way to Get Money
Labor Day Weekend Pow Wow to Draw Crowds
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Manning: Youth Battle Sisseton 'Redmen'
Rallying the Vote, On and Off Reserve
Smoker Broaddus Named Educator of Year
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50 Faces of Indian Country, Part II
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U.N. Human Rights Body Blasts Canada’s Lack of Progress on Indigenous Peoples
Indigenous and human rights leaders in Canada welcomed the validation contained in the latest report from the United Nations Human Rights Committee as it addressed the prevalence o...
Canadian Premiers Back All 94 Truth and Reconciliation Recommendations
The premiers of all 10 provinces and three territories in Canada have pledged to implement all 94 of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s (TRC) recommendations stemming from t...
Pope Francis Apology Prompts Calls for Direct Address to School Survivors in Canada
Indigenous leaders in Canada welcomed the apology of Pope Francis for the Catholic Church’s complicity in the “grave sins” of colonization, though they hoped it was just a prelude ...
Register to Vote, Oust Conservative Government: AFN Chiefs to First Nations
In his first Assembly of First Nations (AFN) annual conference since taking office as National Chief six months ago, Perry Bellegarde spelled out what reconciliation really means—a...
Chiefs of Ontario Elect Isadore Day as New Regional Leader
Newly elected regional Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Chief Isadore Day believes in the power of youth, and can marshal the attention of a U.S. President...
Indigenous Leaders: TRC Report Calls for Action; Let's Take It
Indigenous leaders greeted the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s summary report on residential schools with openness while urging all Canadians to embrace the fi...
Legislation to Incorporate U.N. Declaration Into Canadian Law Fails
Eight years after its ratification, and five years after its official endorsement in Canada, the tenets laid out in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peopl...
First Nations in Canada Remember Tonya Gonnella Frichner
Like their counterparts below the 49th Parallel, First Nations in Canada is feeling keenly the passing of Tonya Gonnella Frichner, and on February 18 the Assembly of First Nations ...
New AFN Chief Declares No New Pipelines Without First Nation Consultation
Newly elected Assembly of First Nations Chief Perry Bellegarde emphasized sovereignty and First Nations consent after being voted in with 63 percent of the ballots on December 10...
First Nations Chiefs Gather in Winnipeg to Elect New Leader
Down from a field of eight candidates in 2012, just three people—all men—are vying for the top spot at the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), the main political arm of the 634 First ...
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