Kenneth Deer

Mohawks, who are one of the six Nations of the Haudenosaunee, have traditionally not voted in Quebec or Canadian elections believing that, as Mohawks, they are neither Quebecers or Canadians, and should not interfere in other peoples politics....

4/3/14
ICTMN Staff
2/17/14
Hockey star T.J...
Charles Kader

I recently completed an enjoyable reading of Uprising, a 2010 novel by Douglas Bland. It’s a fictional portrayal of modern day Canada amidst a resilient Native insurgent uprising....

1/17/14
Alysa Landry
11/24/13
This Date in Native history: On November 24, 1807, Mohawk Chief Thayendanegea died at his home in Burlington, Ontario, Canada...
Ray Cook, Opinions Editor
Sadotturday I was made to remember what it is like to celebrate a holiday that has nothing to do with me. Columbus Day in the U.S. and Thanksgiving in Canada....
10/14/13
Kenneth Deer

The Two Row Wampum Renewal Campaign landed in The Netherlands.

In a ceremony under a Tree of Peace in the center of the Hague, Onondaga Faithkeeper Oren Lyons presented a replica of the Two Row Wampum to the Ambassador for Human Rights of the government of the Netherlands....

10/6/13
Vincent Schilling
8/20/13
Emmy-Nominated Mohawk Actor August “Augie” Schellenberg, who was known for his roles as Sitting Bull, Chief Powhatan, Geronimo and most recently, King Lear, walked on August 15 at ...
Darren Bonaparte

As a Mohawk historian who uses wampum belts to tell our story, I have always loved the Two Row Wampum Belt and its metaphor of the native canoe and European ship sailing side by side down the river of life....

8/9/13
Winona LaDuke and Frank Jr. Molley
6/26/13
Mi’kmaq and Maliseet reserves in Atlantic Canada are the sites of a new major battle between First Nation activists and the Canadian government that represents the next stage of th...
Cristina Olds
6/25/13
In this country’s not so distant past, many Native American youths were involuntarily enrolled in government-run boarding schools, distancing them from their families and cultures...

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