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The Inuit: Disc Numbers and Project Surname

Today’s Inuit use a combination of Euro-Christian given names with Inuit surnames. This has not always been the practice. Prior to the first half of the 20th century, the Inuit did not use surnames. 429 more words

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Naming Aboriginal Canadians

When doing historical research of any kind, researchers have to choose a variety of search words. They hope that by using the correct word they can locate and use both primary and secondary sources. 379 more words

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87% of Canadians believe aboriginal people experience discrimination: survey

OTTAWA – A new survey suggests a growing percentage of non-aboriginal Canadians believe indigenous people experience regular discrimination that’s comparable to or worse than that faced by other minorities. 132 more words


Evening Prayer 5.6.16, Third Sunday after Pentecost

Be dressed for action and have your lamps lit; be like those who are waiting for their master to return from the wedding banquet, so that they may open the door for him as soon as he comes and knocks. 1,541 more words

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NEB Conditional approval for Kinder Morgan Pipeline is met with Determined Opposition

On May 19, a National Energy Board press release stated,  “Taking into account all the evidence, considering all relevant factors, and given that there are considerable benefits nationally, regionally and to some degree locally, the Board found that the benefits of the Project would outweigh the residual burdens.”  The Kinder Morgan TransMountain Pipeline NEB approval, with 157 conditions , is subject to review by a… 642 more words

Morning Prayer 21.5.16, John Eliot, Missionary to the Algonquins, 1690

And now, my children, listen to me:
happy are those who keep my ways.

Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in the high and holy place and also with the one who has a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble and to revive the heart of the contrite.” … 2,476 more words

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Evening Prayer 17.5.16, William Hobart Hale, Bishop of Niobrara/South Dakota, 1909

Truly I tell you, among those born of women no one has arisen greater than John the Baptist; yet the least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he. 1,979 more words

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