Judith Sayers, The Tyee
5/14/14
When Shawn Atleo became the eleventh national chief of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) in 2009, many people saw the heralding of a new era of leadership and possible change...
ICTMN Staff
5/2/14
Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo announced his resignation on Friday May 2, citing a standoff with the Canadian government over the controversial Firs...
Rick Kearns
5/2/14
Canadian mining projects have led to severe human rights violations and environmental damage in indigenous Colombian communities; now Amnesty International (AI), along with First N...
Carolyn Bennett
3/26/14

Indigenous women in Canada experience rates of violence more than three times that of non-Indigenous women and young Indigenous women are five times more likely to die of violence....

ICTMN Staff
3/23/14
From indigenous leaders in Canada to U.S. politicians, the call is on for attention to water and our use of it...
ICTMN Staff
12/13/13
Nelson Mandela, or Madiba as he is known, will be laid to rest with a First Nations eagle feather, Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo said on December 1...
ICTMN Staff
12/9/13
Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo is among the official delegates from Canada attending services for Nelson Mandela...
ICTMN Staff
12/6/13
As Indigenous Peoples across Canada mourned the passing of Nelson Mandela, the Inuit also fondly recalled the night his plane ran out of gas...
ICTMN Staff
10/28/13
Ernie Campbell, who served as Chief of the Musqueam Indian Band for 14 years, walked on Saturday, October 26...
ICTMN Staff
10/7/13
It’s called the Indian Magna Carta, and today marks its 250th anniversary...

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