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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo Announces 'Brief' Medical Leave
Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo has announced that he will step aside temporarily on doctor’s orders due to the strain of the past several week...
NCAI: First Nations of North America Will Not Be Divided
Today, January 11, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) is set to host a meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and other members of his cabinet in hopes to help right ...
Firmly Backing Idle No More, Atleo Says Indigenous Peoples' Moment Has Come
Gale Courey Toensing
As Idle No More protests rolled out across Canada on Friday December 21, Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo promised that the growing movement of demons...
Jim Sinclair, Champion of Aboriginal Rights, Walks On
Saskatchewan elder Jim Sinclair lost his battle with cancer on Friday, November 9. He was 79. Sinclair was born in 1933 in Punnichy, Saskatchewan ...
Turtle Island Indigenous Flock to Vatican to Witness Kateri Tekakwitha’s Canonization
From Nova Scotia to British Columbia, and from Mohawk communities in the Northeast to the Yakama in Washington state, First Nations citizens and American Indians streamed to the Va...
Slashed Aboriginal Organization Funding Sparks Canada-Wide Outcry
David P. Ball
Widespread federal cuts to aboriginal organizations and projects has First Nations across Canada crying foul...
U.N. Declaration: Assembly of First Nations Holds Webinar September 13, 1:30 p.m.
A webinar to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the ratification of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) is just getting under way, hosted ...
Atleo Survives ‘Referendum’ on Leadership, but Critics Hope for Tougher Stance
David P. Ball
Flanked by his great-aunts and adorned with a Nuu-chah-nulth woven cedar hat, Shawn A-in-chut Atleo took the stage to celebrate his reelection as National Chief of the Assembly of ...
Time for Gender Balance in Native Leadership, Say Indigenous Women
David P. Ball
With much attention to women candidates' historic showing in the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) elections on July 18—four of eight hopefuls were female—many expressed hope for res...
Shawn A-in-chut Atleo Wins Second Term as AFN National Chief
Shawn A-in-chut Atleo won a second three-year term as National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations on July 18, promising in a rousing speech to “put the stake in colonialism” an...
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