ICTMN Staff
1/21/14
The grassroots Idle No More movement was already planning a national day of action across Canada for January 28 to teach people about the First Nations Education Act, which most In...
ICTMN Staff
1/20/14
First Arthur John won her hand, and then her heart...
Hon. Carolyn Bennett

The federal government’s callous treatment of Jeremy Meawasige, an Aboriginal teenager from the Pictou Landing reserve is nothing less than shameful. This youth is living with cerebral palsy, autism, spinal curvature, and a debilitating accumulation of spinal fluid in the brain....

1/20/14
Kent Blansett

Last October in Rexton, a small eastern Canadian town on the Elsipogtog First Nation Reserve, over 100 Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) wielding riot gear, side arms, tasers, tear gas, attack dogs, pepper spray, rubber bullets, nightsticks, and a variety of other weapons marched against a pea...

1/16/14
Martha Troian
11/12/13
For indigenous former soldier Davyn Calfchild, the two minutes of silence that were supposed to honor veterans on November 11 were anything but...
Chelsea Vowel

Much ado is made of our divisions and differences, and this is so successful because the narrative of our sameness is foundational to colonial policies....

11/2/13
Hans Tammemagi
10/14/13
Indians are most "inconvenient" when they are … alive...
ICTMN Staff
10/7/13
It’s called the Indian Magna Carta, and today marks its 250th anniversary...
Dustin Twin

The voice on the other end had an ominous sense of urgency. He opened with, “We're running. I can't take this shit anymore.” As per our last conversation I knew that he was talking about running for council, but “this shit” could mean any number of things these days....

9/6/13
Gale Courey Toensing
8/24/13
James Anaya, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, will conduct an official visit to Canada in the fall to gather information about the human r...

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