It was described as a “double dagger to the heart” when former residential school students from Newfoundland and Labrador were shut out of a national apology in 2008. 650 more words
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Edmonton, Winnipeg mayors call for Lynn Beyak's resignation over Indigenous issues comments: 'Her time in the Senate should be over'
As controversy continues to swirl around an Ontario senator’s contentious positions on issues affecting Canada’s Indigenous people, two prominent Canadian mayors are calling for her to step down. 920 more words
Status: In committee (House), as of June 13, 2017
Summary: On August 3, 2015, the Supreme Court of Quebec issued is ruling in Descheneaux c. Canada (procureur général) 846 more words
From the Atlantic to the Pacific, the Indigenous Nations are fighting for their rights, identity, land and resources. The assault by the state at all levels in collusion with the monopoly media on the Indigenous peoples is an assault on the democratic rights all Canadians, as sovereigntist leaders have been warning for years. 4,145 more words