Daniel Mesec
2/10/16
Melanie Mark has made history as the first indigenous woman ever elected to the British Columbia legislature, trouncing the competition with more than 60 percent of the vote in a F...
Daniel Mesec
1/26/16
To the deep beat of drums, hereditary chiefs and elders from coastal and inland First Nations entered the Highlander Hotel and Convention Centre, packed with more than 300 people...
Cara McKenna
1/20/16
As regulatory hearings begin around a controversial oil pipeline expansion project in British Columbia, indigenous protesters are calling on Canada’s prime minister to follow throu...
David Wiwchar
1/18/16
The effects of climate change are going to have a devastating effect on coastal British Columbia First Nations within the next few decades, according to a new scientific report...
Daniel Mesec
12/23/15
When Ramona Wilson went missing more than 21 years ago, hitchhiking along the cold open road of Highway 16 in Northwest British Columba was, for some, the only way to get from town...
ICTMN Staff
11/10/15
The First Nation that became known last May for turning down a $1 billion offer to site a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on their territory has been joined by 70 indigenous l...
Cara McKenna
10/30/15
When disaster strikes on British Columbia’s “wild West Coast,” First Nations with intimate knowledge of coastal waters have typically been at the forefront of rescue efforts...
ICTMN Staff
10/26/15
Ahousaht First Nation members were at the forefront of rescue efforts when a whale-watching boat capsized off the Vancouver Island town of Tofino on October 25, killing at least fi...
Hans Tammemagi
10/23/15
A fierce Maori man, his body a tangle of tattoos and clad only in a loincloth, stood in front of a Squamish First Nation chief wearing a feather headdress...
Cara McKenna
10/21/15
Jody Wilson-Raybould, former regional chief of the Assembly of First Nations, won handily in her voting district in Vancouver, one of 10 indigenous candidates who gained office in ...

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