Over 100 protestors were outside a Vancouver convention centre Sunday protesting at the site of a mining conference.
Niagara Falls may be the honeymoon capital of Canada, but for this week, the Assembly of First Nations is turning it into an arena to discuss natural resources.
Assembly of First Nations national Chief Shawn Atleo says the energy and mining industries represent the “new fur trade” for First Nations communities, according to a report in the New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal.
Nunavut RCMP have just released their crime stats for the last year.
A northwestern Ontario chief is warning of another “Ipperwash” and “KI” unless a mining company and the Ontario government include his community in gold exploration plans.
A controversial mining proposal is bringing together two communities in Eastern Canada.
A dispute between an iron ore company and two Innu communities continues to boil.
Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty says opposition from First Nations leaders won’t stop his government from pushing ahead with legislation to define which northern parts of the province can’t be mined.
Resistance to a planned gold and copper mine in British Columbia’s interior carries echoes of another conflict for the Tsilhqo’in people who are leading the fight to have the project stopped.