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Robert Animikii Horton | Prefaced as "An Act Respecting Indians," this legislation serves as a rigid, repressive set of controls over the social, economic, political, and cultural lives of countless First Nations.
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Mary Simon, the president of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami. Photo: Melissa Irwin.
Greg Macdougall | With the Inuit's suicide rate at 11 times higher than the rest of Canada, activists gathered in Ottawa to discuss the tragedy.
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Krystalline Kraus | We risk everything if we see water as only a political issue to be manipulated by parliamentary politics and not something fundamental to the survival of all living things.
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Meg Borthwick | The U.S. cables on the treatment of First Nations by the Canadian government tell of a painful tale of Conservative cynicism, intransigence and disrespect that is played out in the cost of real lives.
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Mitch Podolak, Michael Welch, Ashley Titterton | Alert! Radio #179 -- Political scientist Dennis Pilon on coalitions, Paula Mallea on Harper's crime agenda, Bill Robinson on military spending and journalist Helen Fallding on water and Man. reserves.
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Corvin Russell | Canada and Quebec are waging a war of attrition on the Algonquins of Barriere Lake, a few hours north of Ottawa. Today we came to Ottawa to show our anger and disgust at this treatment.
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Krystalline Kraus | On Friday Oct. 29, 2010, the Federal government announced it was disbanding the Sisters in Spirit (SIS) program -- disappearing the program just as women disappear.
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Krystalline Kraus | Members of Grass Roots Committee Ontario are rallying tomorrow at Little Current, Ontario, to bring attention to troubling issue surrounding the implementation of Children's Aid Society policies.
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Krystalline Kraus | Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's words might hint to the revival of the Keystone XL pipeline.
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Krystalline Kraus | There is celebration on both sides of the border as the Keystone XL pipeline project is derailed.
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Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, Syilx, (left) and Chief Wayne Christian, Secwepemc, (right) with framed Memorial. Photo: Kerry Coast
Kerry Coast | The leaders of three First Nations remember and reaffirm the irrefutable claims laid out in a letter a century ago, addressed to a prime minister who promised to meet their predecessors but never did.
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Geoff Hughes, Chris Albi, Mitch Podolak | Alert! Radio #154 - Interviews with Ian Angus, Clayton Thomas-Muller, Ron Mackay and Elle Flanders. Headlines, Around the Left and Music is the Weapon.