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Unless Republicans are Native American, they're immigrants: NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo gave the Republican Party a short but pointed history lesson Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention, firing back at… 283 more words

World

A Room Full of Bones by Elly Griffiths

When forensic archaeologist, Ruth Galloway, visits the Smith Museum in King’s Lynn prior to the opening of a coffin purportedly containing the remains of Bishop Augustine, the last thing she expects to find is the lifeless body of the museum’s curator lying beside it. 228 more words

Crime

Kintore: Experiencing Community

Initial impressions of Kintore are that firstly, the houses are all bright colours. Orange, blue, green, yellow. They are also spread out, most with fences, some with out, most with bare yards of red dirt/sand with pockets of long green tufts of grass and some littered with rubbish, including Kristin’s, but some raked each week. 1,169 more words

Outback

Canada's largest aboriginal police force could go on strike

There is no police station in Eagle Village.

Instead, officers on the Quebec Algonquin reserve work out of a 40-year-old, bungalow-style home that’s been jerry-rigged to fit two jail cells, offices and a tiny armoury. 980 more words

News

No 1 trip from Darwin

Everyone who’s been to Darwin will tell you to do one thing while you are there, and that’s to visit the national parks. Not quite a short hop, nowhere in Australia is, but a couple of hours drive away are two beautiful national parks; Kakadu which is known for it’s aboriginal rock paintings and Litchfield for it’s swimming holes.   760 more words

Travel

NACCHO #4corners Aboriginal Health : Evidence of 'torture' of children in NT detention centres

” The treatment of youth imprisoned in the Northern Territory is disgusting and inhumane.

The justice system has failed not only the individual but society. … 1,373 more words

Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service

Visit the new webpage dedicated to the Carignan-Salières Regiment

Hear ye! Hear ye! Interested in the history of New France? Visit our new webpage dedicated to the Carignan-Salières Regiment, where you can access all of our resources related to this important unit in the history of New France. 41 more words

Military Heritage