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Citadel Hill. The British. And the Mi'kmaq?

Citadel Hill.

When you go to Halifax to visit, you’ll probably wonder to Citadel Hill.

And if you aren’t visiting because you currently reside in Halifax well you know Citadel Hill too. 516 more words


Ladies and gentlemen ... I present to you ... Edward Cornwallis!

As promised: Edward Cornwallis.

Before taking Halifax and the World at Dal, I had never even heard of the guy, and now all of a sudden I feel like he’s the reason for so much damage that happened in the past. 266 more words


Genomes R Us

Last week I reblogged a post about the MTHFR gene mutation.

In this post I’ll describe how you can get your genome analyzed.

Then I’ll tell you about some of the fun we’ve had with genomic analysis. 680 more words

This was Mi'kmaq Week

By Chris Gibson

Think your family has deep roots on the Island? You ain’t got nothin’ on the Mi’kmaq, who have been living on PEI and in the surrounding Maritime provinces for the better part of ten millennia. 244 more words


CBRM and Mi’kmaq meet over harbour divestiture

Mi’kmaq leaders met yesterday with CBRM Deputy Mayor Kevin Saccary and representatives from the federal government to discuss the divestiture of the bottom of Sydney harbour. 388 more words


This day in history. The RCMP assault on the Mi’kmaq

(Oct. 17) – The RCMP raid on a Mi’kmaq Warrior blockade against fracking , went down a year ago today. I happened to be covering and camping at the blockade when the shit went down. 135 more words


CBRM must defend Mi’kmaq rights in Sydney harbour development

There has been ample verbal sparring during the past week between CBRM’s Mayor Cecil Clarke, Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil and Membertou’s Chief Terry Paul over the process of divesting ownership of the bottom of Sydney harbour from the federal government to the municipality. 910 more words