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A role for aboriginal peoples?

Romeo Saganash is a Canadian parliamentarian and a James Bay Cree Indian whose ancestral lands are situated in what is now northern Quebec. A recent book by journalist  Emmanuelle Walter describes a road trip across this vast area of the Canadian north during which Saganash explained his lifelong political struggle. 417 more words

Intercultural Communication

Morning Prayer 26.1.17, Timothy, Titus & Silas, Companions of St. Paul

Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us—for it is written, “Cursed is everyone who hangs on a tree”—in order that in Christ Jesus the blessing of Abraham might come to the Gentiles. 2,975 more words

Jesus Christ

7,420 kms With Caribou Legs to End Violence Against Women

This week I’m sharing part of a speech I gave in tribute to ultra-marathon runner, Brad Firth AKA Caribou Legs, who crossed Canada over 7 months to raise awareness about missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls (#MMIW, #MMIWG). 993 more words

Life

Indigenous Peoples' History in Canada is Everyone's History.

If you are not an indigenous person of Canada you still play a very important role in the process of creating a society which validates and respects our Indigenous population. 82 more words

In the Words of an Elder: Maureen Kennedy Speaks...

I used to have a belief that some races were superior to me and for years never even knew I had this belief. So pitiful, as I was not taught the truth. 332 more words

Life

A Letter to Aboriginal People - The time is now.

Please help us move forward. Aboriginal people, native, indigenous people of all the world, it’s now time that you rise up to lend us, humanity, a hand. 19 more words

Lifestyle

National Aboriginal Veterans Day continues to grow in size and scope

OTTAWA – Betty Ann Lavallee wasn’t just continuing a family tradition when she enlisted in the army in 1980, though her father, two grandfathers and even a great-grandfather had served in uniform. 586 more words

Canada