Tag Archives: Indigenous rights

Ottawa roundtable discusses murdered, missing Aboriginal women News,Politics

Rinelle Harper (L) and Perry Bellegarde (R)

Several Aboriginal leaders and provincial premiers met at a roundtable discussion in Ottawa on Friday to discuss the ongoing issue, supported by a presentation to the government by victims’ families.

Humber’s commemoration of the Montreal Massacre Features

By Lucy Sky Saturday marks the Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women and the 25th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre. Humber College held its commemoration of the massacre on Dec. 4 in the main concourse. Lone gunman Marc Lépine killed 14 women and wounded 10 other, all students at the École Polytechnique,

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Native panel traces roots of Idle No More News,Uncategorized

By Shazia Islam Idle No More has temporarily turned into Idle? Know More! for a special panel presentation the evening of Jan. 22 at the Vancouver Public Library. The presentation, also known as a teach-in, will cover topics on Indigenous sovereignty and colonial rule in Canada. The panel will feature speakers from various Native communities

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