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Continuing Progress With Tribes
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Nunavik Pioneer and Inuit Right Activist Jacob Oweetaluktuk Walks On
Jacob Oweetaluktuk, one of the founding members of the Inuit Tapirisat of Canada—now known as Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK)—walked on October 31. He was 76...
Canada Takes Helm of Arctic Council With First Indigenous Leader
With prospectors set to descend upon the Arctic faster than its ice is melting, Canada took the helm of the Arctic Council on May 15 as Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq became the fi...
Inuit and Canadian Officials Lash Out at European Union's Seal Products Ban
Canadian, Inuit and international trade leaders alike are lashing out at a European Union court decision to uphold a ban, first enacted three years ago, on seal products...
Making a Northern Scene: Indigenous Artists Take Over Ottawa
Beginning this evening, April 25, and running to May 4, Canada’s National Arts Centre in Ottawa will present Northern Scene, the sixth in a series of biennial national Scene festiv...
New Regional Indigenous Leaders Vow to Ratchet Up Self-Determination Fight
David P. Ball
This summer has seen a swathe of regional indigenous leaders elected across Canada—and may provide a glimpse of what's ahead for the rocky Indigenous-Crown relationship...
ITK President Mary Simon Bows Out
Mary Simon, at the helm of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK) for the past six years, has announced she will not seek a third term as president in the June 6 election...
Aboriginal Health Services Decimated by Federal Cuts
More indigenous health programs have come under the budget axe, and Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq has come under fire...
NAHO Snuffed in Fed Funding Cuts, Amid Governance Issues
Amid talk of governance issues, the closure of the National Aboriginal Health Organization (NAHO) by virtue of $200 million in Health Canada cuts is causing consternation among Fir...
Inuit Renew Fight Against Tuberculosis as Cases Increase
The Canadian government and the national inuit organization Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK) are banding together to renew the fight against tuberculosis in the north with increased o...
Aboriginal Tributes Pour in for Layton as Thousands Pay Respects in Ottawa and Toronto
When he stepped down to battle cancer in June, New Democratic Party leader Jack Layton promised he would return to Parliament Hill in Ottawa...
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