Ontario is challenging a 2018 lower court finding that the Crown has a ‘mandatory and reviewable’ duty to raise treaty annuity
At Saulnierville wharf, a red shipping container has become a fight for treaty rights.
‘That’s an opportunity that I don’t think enough people are talking about,’ according to Jaime Battiste. He says other options remain on the table
Fred Sangris walks the same snow-covered trail used by his ancestors for over 500 years….
Grassy Mountain coal mine still on track to start construction later this year
‘We are more resolved than ever to bring this to court as we have lost so much in the face of the violence and economic racism….’
From fish farms, treaty fishing, to the moose moratorium, First Nations fought hard for harvesting and resource rights last year
Police say 21 arrests have been made since start of investigation
Pikangikum wants restoration of Anishinaabe law, renewal of treaty relationship following ‘landmark’ ruling
‘Being forced to adopt the ways of others was not what our ancestors intended when they entered into Treaty with the Queen.’