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Meagan Gillmore | In a paper released by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, Lynne Fernandez and Jim Silver describe the history of Indigenous people in labour.
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Circle Dance at Mass KAIROS Blanket Exercise in Edmonton
Shannon Neufeldt | On National Aboriginal Day, we encourage you to sign the petition, urging your province to fully implement TRC Call 62.i.
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Teuila Fuatai | Today marks National Aboriginal Day in Canada. Teuila Fuatai speaks to Métis Nation member and union activist Michael Desautels about his work in Indigenous communities and the labour movement.
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GroundWire | The latest episode of Groundwire features the National Day of Action for Refugee Health Care, Red Jam Slam Radio Festival, Bill C-24, two-spirit leadership in Thunder Pride and more.
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David J. Climenhaga | Alberta has now joined the chorus of voices calling for a national inquiry into the connected tragedies of residential schools and missing and murdered Aboriginal women.
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Krystalline Kraus | On Thursday June 26, 2014, the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto will be holding their 5th annual Aboriginal History Month event at Yonge & Dundas Square.
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Coastal islands near Kitkatla, BC
Sara Stratton | National Aboriginal Day holds the promise of reconciliation, but the recent decision on the Northern Gateway pipeline threatens to unravel it.
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Adrienne Silnicki | What better day to join both indigenous and non-indigenous in the fight to save the land, water and democracy from the for-profit interests? The police, though, had other ideas.
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Robert Lovelace | Civil disobedience is a strategy, sometimes the only strategy left to Canadians motivated to gain a fair share of their daily bread, and preserve their cultural values and integrity.
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rabble staff | This Friday, June 21, is National Aboriginal Day and rabble is launching a special series, brought to you by our supporters!
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William Commanda. (Photo: ccamu.ca)
Romola Trebilcock | June 21 was declared National Aboriginal Day by former Governor General Romeo Leblanc in 1996. But it was William Commanda's friend Jules Sioui who had affirmed it as Indian Day in 1945.