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
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
Vincent Schilling
11/21/13
The scene was chaotic: heavily armed Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) pouring into an encampment of sleeping protesters, leading dogs and carrying assault rifles...
Martha Troian
10/11/13
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) teamed up with the Native Women’s Association of Canada this week on a social media campaign designed to increase awareness of cases involv...
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
Winona LaDuke

Someone needs to explain to me why wanting clean drinking water makes you an activist, and why proposing to destroy water with chemical warfare doesn’t make a corporation a terrorist....

7/2/13
David P. Ball
3/14/13
“Dismissive.” “Out of touch.” “A travesty for the victims.” With these forceful words, one of the world’s leading human rights organizations fired back at Canada’s national police ...
David P. Ball
2/14/13
Explosive allegations of gang rape, widespread abuse and anti-Native racism have rocked Canada's national police force, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), which vowed on Feb...
David P. Ball
5/22/12
Aboriginal leaders are outraged after secret documents revealed that police have been keeping tabs on critics of Enbridge Corp.'s Northern Gateway pipeline...
ICTMN Staff
10/7/11
Quick community action in concert with Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) presence helped diffuse a volatile situation on the Red Earth Cree Nation reserve in Saskatoon earlier t...

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