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The Week That Was: July 24, 2016
9 Laws Passed After Alcatraz
Police and Race: The Research Is Done
Veterans Share Concerns on NMAI Memorial
Justice League Trailer: Momoa as Aquaman
Penny Candy and Homemade Games
Sonny Says Tip Your Cleaning Lady
Indigenous Evicted, Displaced
AMERIND Risk Golf Event Raises Thousands
Breaking News: 13-year-old Gunned Down
Native Humor: 8 Types of Native Moms
Dedicating Billy Frank Jr.’s Namesake
Therapist Shot; Brain-Eating Amoebas
A Big Win for a Small California Tribe
2016 Hotlist: Recordings Native Strength
Minnesota Tribes Fight for 1855 Treaty
Just Move It: Exercise Is Fun
Death, Law Enforcement & POC
Violent Standoff With Settlers & Police
Lost Incan City Found at Last?
Thing About Skins
Mexico Films Top Montreal First Peoples Festival Awards [Video]
Mexico won big at the Montreal First Peoples Festival this year, garnering many of the awards announced as the 25th edition of the annual indigenous extravaganza wound down...
Montreal First Peoples Festival Turns 25, Plans Epic Celebration
It’s outdoor-festival time in Montreal, and that means more, much more, than the Just for Laughs comedy fest or the Montreal International Jazz Festival...
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...
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...
Independence Day and Indigenous Trauma: Vox Calls American Revolution a 'Big Mistake'
Though it may seem right out of the Hindsight Is an Exact Science department, the politics and news site Vox has come out with three reasons that the American Revolution should nev...
Saskatchewan First Nations Evacuate 13,000, Declare Wildfire State of Emergency
Wildfires have forced more than 13,000 Lac La Ronge band members and others from their homes in aboriginal communities in the largest evacuation Saskatchewan has ever seen...
Understand Our Culture, or Lose It: Innu Poet Natasha Kanapé Fontaine on Language
Natasha Kanapé Fontaine, a young Innu poet from Baie-Comeau, lives in Montreal as does her mentor, Josephine Bacon...
Preserving Innu Language Through Verse: A Chat With Poet Josephine Bacon
Josephine Bacon, a well-known Innu poet originally from Pessamit, Quebec, nowadays makes her home in Montreal...
Isolated Shoal Lake 40 Members Shed Tears as Canada Refuses to Fund Road
David P. Ball
Canada's government will not commit to building a road to an isolated Ontario First Nation that has suffered for 18 years without potable water despite being surrounded by Winnipeg...
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