Beatrice Hunter was released from jail Friday. The Inuk Land Protector who refused to stay away from the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric dam site had been charged with contempt of court for ignoring an injunction barring them from protesting there.
Bill S-3 was supposed to fix gender inequality in the Indian Act once and for all. But it doesn’t apply in many situations including if you lost your status before 1985.
Canada’s Red Chamber got a lesson on how to “Indigenize” the Senate. It came in the form of young people paying a visit to the Senate’s Aboriginal Affairs committee.
Blankets were out in full force on Parliament Hill to teach people about the loss of land, life during colonization
Todd Lamirande APTN National News The blanket exercise has been around for 20 years. It…
Lawyer says Canada is inflating the number of children it is helping under Jordan’s Principle program.
Assembly of First Nations and Amnesty International lead rally against Site C dam on Parliament Hill
British Columbia Premier Christy Clark has repeatedly said construction of the Site C dam is at a point of no return. But don’t tell that to the people on Parliament Hill today.
Todd Lamirande APTN National News The inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women came under…
Mohawk Elder Jan Longboat has been made a member of the Order of Canada.
Todd Lamirande Nation to Nation Since October, four children have died while in care in…