Aboriginal Affairs Minister John Duncan says the Conservative government will introduce legislation allowing private land ownership on First Nations reserves sometime next year and at least 74 First Nations have expressed support for the move.
The National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations is outraged by the federal government’s changes to how environmental reviews will be handled.
Grassy Narrows First Nation in Ontario has won a victory in an Ontario Court.
People from the Kwakiutl First Nation on Vancouver Island have staged their second day of protests. This time, they’ve blockaded a BC Ferry Terminal on the island.
How to take control over natural resources on Indigenous territories is at the top of the agenda for chiefs from three Western provinces meeting in Winnipeg this week.
First Nations groups from the Treaty 8 area in north-eastern Alberta say the province’s new land use plan violates their Treaty rights.
First Nations cigarette makers can’t compete with the discount products of “Big Tobacco” if provincial governments continue to meddle in the First Nations tobacco trade, says a former Saskatchewan cigarette wholesaler.