The endorsement of the Declaration is indicative that more Canadians are committing to respect the laws and authority of First Nations and their efforts to protect the environment of all communities.
Audio from the January 24 "People's Injunction" demonstration in Waterloo which demanded new rules for the NEB which consider Indigenous rights and climate change in their decisions.
Patients don't want sympathy, we want solidarity. We don't want "reasonable" solutions that disregard the destruction of social services over decades.
AFN Grand Chief Perry Bellegarde said he is optimistic that the Trudeau government is listening. But indigenous groups warn they will go to court again if the government does not fix the system.
Jan 30, 2016
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Join an Idle No More flash mob outside of the voting information session for the Algonquin land claim in eastern Ontario.
The Trudeau government's interim regulations for pipeline review processes are a good first step, but there are questions and fundamental issues that still need to be addressed.
Salt cavern gas storage has faced opposition from the local community, Indigenous groups, environmental groups as well as health and safety experts.
A ruling by the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal has confirmed that the federal government discriminated against First Nations children.
KAIROS presents its wish list to bring us closer to a reconciled, respectful relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples, and a just transition to a clean energy economy.
It was Indigenous people themselves who made this happen. They came up with the idea. They put in the effort. They took on the government.