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'Happy Sir John A. Macdonald Day’

Despite the ongoing attempts of the racist Aboriginal Industry and its foolish ‘allies’ to diminish his accomplishments and demean him personally, fair-minded Canadians – and that’s most of us – will take a moment to give thanks to the man who, more than any other, stubbornly kept pushing for his vision of what became Canada. 950 more words

Aboriginal Narrative

'Happy Sir John A. Macdonald Day’

Despite the ongoing attempts of the racist Aboriginal Industry and its foolish ‘allies’ to diminish his accomplishments and demean him personally, fair-minded Canadians – and that’s most of us – will take a moment to give thanks to the man who, more than any other, stubbornly kept pushing for his vision of what became Canada. 950 more words

Aboriginal Narrative

Law means thousands can get Indian status, but government hasn't provided any forms to fill out

OTTAWA — A new law intended to remove gender-based discrimination from the Indian Act took effect on Friday, but the federal government has still not provided a new registration process for Indigenous Canadians now eligible for Indian status. 734 more words

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After Liberals bend to Senate's will on Indian Act bill, watchdog predicts seven times the cost

OTTAWA — After Liberals caved to Senate demands on an update to the Indian Act, the Parliamentary Budget Officer says the revised bill will cost more than seven times as much. 695 more words

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In The News This Week - November 12, 2017

It was a busy week for Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, who travelled to Vietnam for the #APEC2017 Summit and to the Philippines for the ASEAN Summit. 396 more words

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Native Issues Newb? Definitions You Need to Know

If you have no background knowledge on Indigenous Issues this is the post for you. Find out what words like “Turtle Island” and “Indian” mean to me. 1,074 more words

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Federal Liberals urged to accept Senate change to sex discrimination bill

OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is facing increased public pressure from Indigenous women and a feminist alliance to accept a Senate amendment of legislation on sex-based discrimination under the Indian Act. 710 more words

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