Champion dancers from across Canada and the United States came out for a weekend of dancing on the Akwesasne Mohawk R

ICTMN Staff
9/9/14
It’s the heartbreaking question of our time, at least in Canada, where indigenous women have begun a social media campaign to draw attention to the prevalence of violence against t...
Steven Newcomb
9/9/14

A metaphor is a useful fiction; a pretense with a purpose. A metaphor “suggests an analogy or likeness between two different things by applying the term for one to the other,” says Roger Jones in his book Physics As Metaphor” (1982)....

ICTMN Staff
8/31/14
Scientists looking into the genetics of ancient Arctic peoples have verified what Inuit history has long held: That earlier peoples from Siberia were the first to populate the most...

Connecticut’s colors never looked better than they did at the Mashantucket Pequot Nations Green Corn Festival known a

ICTMN Staff
8/27/14
The sacred rock, Mistaseni or “Big Rock” to the Cree, was blown to pieces with dynamite in 1966 to make way for the South Saskatchewan River Dam Project...
ICTMN Staff
8/16/14
Much has been made of the hunting to death of bison in the United States. But the prairies on which the majestic animals roamed stretched way up into Canada as well...
ICTMN Staff
8/13/14
A court order could destroy the testimony of 30,000 to 40,000 residential school survivors, unless they give permission to have their statements preserved in a national archive...
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...

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