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Mandatory Disclosure Moves Ahead

Canada’s provincial resource ministers have endorsed Ottawa’s policy of mandatory reporting requirements for payments by extractive industry industry companies to domestic or foreign governments, as tweeted last week: 178 more words

Securities Disclosure & Extractives

Tropical Jam 2014 with Christine Anu

Cairns families will be able to celebrate the G20 with a star-studded Tropical Jam Concert on 16 September ahead of the meeting with Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors. 185 more words

Australian Music

Casey Donovan: Episode 165 The Ploy

The Ploy showcases interesting interviews with interesting personalities and groups who have stories to tell. For Episode 165 they interviewed none other than the lovely Casey Donovan. See the interview here


Teaching Students the Mistakes of the Past Before History Repeats Again

“Starting with the youngest members of our society, Alberta commits to residential school survivors…”

While I was browsing through the large stock piles of articles on the internet, I came across an article concerning aboriginal/first nation education in Alberta; they’re making it mandatory to teach students about residential schools. 669 more words

The Taming of the Bloomfield Track FNQ

Touring up the Bloomfield Track is becoming more and more accessible every day. I’m not so sure I like that idea but it is bringing a touch of prosperity to the region which is perhaps the upside but the history… the remote beauty of the Daintree and old Cedar forests… the challenge that it once was draws so many. 932 more words


Rolling Around in Dirt

I spent the morning rolling around in the dirt …

Nothing grand. Had to pick up a trailer which was half-buried in the dirt (thanks to Boystown for lending it to us). 577 more words

Aboriginal Women Elders

Jamie Haller Sues Three Mounties and the City of Williams Lake BC After Alleged Assault

“Haller’s arrest and treatment are an example of how First Nations people are overpoliced and underprotected by law enforcement.”

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Full story links HERE

Being An Ally