Duncan Cameron | The Trudeau cabinet has judged that Canada-wide backing for increased exports from the Alberta bitumen sands overshadows B.C. opposition to shipping dilbit via pipeline to Metro Vancouver.
Nuu-chah-nulth people with dugout canoes on the West Coast of Vancouver Island.
David Suzuki | If the government is serious about its commitment to a new relationship with Indigenous peoples, it should set the tone through policies to address historic injustices, such as in commercial fishing.
Violence Against Women Painting
Rachel Warden | November 25 (UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women) and following 16 days of activism against gender-based violence offer important opportunities to respond to this issue.
Image: Flickr/Climate Alliance Org
Jennifer Deol | At the upcoming COP22 in Marrakech, Canada needs to step up as a leader on climate change. The Canadian Youth Delegation, returning to COP22, lays out how the Canadian government could do this now.
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Attempts to criminalize nonviolent land and water defenders, humiliate them and arrest journalists should not pave the way for the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline.
Doreen Nicoll | After winning a nine-year court battle and with a new government in power, lags in implementing the tribunal's recommendations discriminate against children living on reserve.
Justin Trudeau at his swearing-in ceremony on Nov. 4, 2015. PMO Photo by Adam Sc
Brent Patterson | The Council of Canadians calls on the Trudeau government to invest more into First Nations' water and wastewater services.
Image: Council of Canadians
Brent Patterson | The Trudeau government has approved the Pacific NorthWest Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) project in British Columbia. The export facility is now set to be constructed on Lax U'u'la (Lelu Island).
Victoria Fenner | Building solidarity for land, self-determination and justice.
Book Review
Christine Smith (McFarlane) | New collection "In This Together: Fifteen Stories of Truth and Reconciliation" describes what reconciliation can mean to the individual. But are words enough? Our reviewer says it's time for action.
Photo: AJ Klein
AJ Klein | A Voice for the Voiceless Camp is nestled in St'át'imc territory in an area long inhabited by the Xwisten community, also known as the Bridge River Band.
Photo: flickr/Jeremy Board
Alyse Kotyk | Secwepemc Women's Warrior Society and Ancestral Pride officially launched the Imperial No More Campaign against Imperial Metals, the mining company responsible for the 2014 Mount Polley disaster.