Bev Betkowski, University of Alberta
9/24/12
For Dorothy Thunder, the Cree language and culture can’t be separated, and if one is lost, the other will surely follow...
ICTMN Staff
8/17/12
The Eeyou Istchee (Grand Council of the Cree) of James Bay have signed a governance agreement with the government of Quebec that not only gives the First Nation much more control o...
Gale Courey Toensing
7/18/12
The Sûreté du Québec (Quebec Provincial Police) has threatened members of the First Nations Algonquins of Barriere Lake community with arrest if they interfere with a private compa...
Ben Dalton
6/1/12
I met Randy Kapashesit at an Indigenous Peoples Conference in 1988. A giant Samoan warrior, Fa’afete Taito, and I were the delegates from Aotearoa/New Zealand...
Winona LaDuke
5/13/12

Moose Factory, Ontario: When Chief Randy Kapashesit returned this time his remote community in northern Ontario, the earth shook: tremors of 4.4 shook the region, and Randy came home for the last time....

ICTMN Staff
4/26/12
Condolences are pouring in for Randy Kapashesit, chief of the MoCreebec Council of the Cree Nation, who passed unexpectedly into the spirit world on April 25...
ICTMN Staff
4/9/12
In what is being hailed as a model for cooperation between First Nations and mining companies, the Mistissini Cree have entered into an agreement with Stornoway Diamonds Inc...
ICTMN Staff
4/4/12
It was rescued from the roadside in March, given a Cree name and now faces possible euthanization...
Winona LaDuke, with Martin Curry
3/28/12
I am writing this story because of a bear—a white bear. The Spirit Bears are white bears in a clan of black bears; one out of every 10 of these bears is born pure white...
ICTMN Staff
3/27/12
Thomas Mulcair, the candidate whom aboriginal Member of Parliament Romeo Saganash endorsed after dropping his own bid to head the New Democratic Party (NDP), is the new leader of t...

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