Gale Courey Toensing
2/26/11
WASHINGTON, Conn.—Mi’kmaq/Metis artist Monica Alexander has been named artist of the month at the Institute for American Indian Studies...
ICTMN Staff
2/13/11
Canada’s government is receiving so much flack over its contracting with an independent standard-setting firm to compile a list of Métis identifying criteria that it is now reviewi...
ICTMN Staff
2/10/11
For three decades the Métis have been fighting in court over territory that was promised to the aboriginal group in 1870 under the Manitoba Act, which agreed to divide nearly 566,5...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/11
Métis leaders are outraged that the Canadian government has outsourced the task of compiling criteria under which descendants of fur traders settlers and First Nations peoples can ...
Valerie Taliman
2/14/11
VANCOUVER—For 20 years now on Valentine’s Day, the families of murdered and missing Native women have marched to police headquarters through the streets of the Downtown Eastside (D...
ICTMN Staff
2/3/11
The homeless shelter and community outreach center for aboriginals who find themselves in the Montreal area, Projets Autochtones du Québec (PAQ), is seeking donations of anything f...
ICTMN Staff
1/24/11
Flush from the Toronto International Film Festival’s showing of Wapawekka , Métis filmmaker Danis Goulet has brought the 16-minute short to the Sundance Film Festival, where it is ...
ICTMN Staff
1/23/11
As many as 70 percent of convicts serving jail time in Canada are aboriginal, even though they comprise just 12 percent of the population, the Toronto Sun reported ...
ICTMN Staff
1/8/11
Two-time Métis National Council (MNC) president Clément Chartier promised to “continue to push for recognition and rights of our Métis citizens across the homeland” as he garnered ...
ICTMN Staff
12/31/10
With the close of 2010, Manitoba bid a final fond farewell to aboriginal activist Mary Richards, a Métis who died in September at age 70 from complications after a kidney transplan...

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