Reuel S. Amdur
4/20/16
Métis and non-status Indians are Indians, “and it is the federal government to whom they can turn.” That is how Justice Rosalie Abella put it, speaking for a unanimous Canadian Sup...
Cara McKenna
10/28/15
Indigenous people are holding Canada’s new prime minister to account on a host of ambitious “Obama style” campaign promises around rights and reconciliation...
ICTMN Staff
6/4/15
Indigenous leaders greeted the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s summary report on residential schools with openness while urging all Canadians to embrace the fi...
ICTMN Staff
11/17/14
He founded Manitoba but would be executed as a traitor...
David P. Ball
4/21/14
In the wake of a Métis rights case 15 years in the making being vindicated by Canada's highest appeals court, the president of the Métis National Council has called on Prime Minist...
ICTMN Staff
4/25/13
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...
ICTMN Staff
3/12/13
From the verdict's announcement in Ottawa, to the jubilation at the airport in Winnipeg, the Métis spent this past weekend celebrating the validation of their 143-year-old land cla...
ICTMN Staff
4/10/12
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...
ICTMN Staff
9/19/11
On September 19, 2003, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the Métis, as a distinct aboriginal group, had legal harvesting rights...
ICTMN Staff
8/25/11
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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