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We are the people who have inherited the sacred words and songs that were given to our ancestors so that we may celebrate our life within this place. 23 more words

Books

Editorial: Extradition to China should be a non-starter

China’s premier, visiting Canada this week as part of an extraordinary warming of relations, calmly defended his country’s use of the death penalty. “It is consistent with our national condition,” Li Keqiang told reporters. 439 more words

Politics

Role of “commentaries” key to significance of ICRC project

The role of “commentaries” in the shaping of contemporary international law proved a recurring question in the just-concluded morning public plenary of today’s conference, “Humanity’s Common Heritage: 2016 Commentary on the First Geneva Convention.” 514 more words

Essay

Multimedia show creates a new chapter in the Treaty 7 history book

Some called it a peace deal. Others knew it was the cessation of historic rights.

Now, 139 years after Treaty 7 was signed, it is clear the spirit and intent of that historic document was radically different for those on opposite sides. 692 more words

Local News

‘Governor General Joins The Aboriginal Industry’

“In 1874, ‘Treaty 4’ was signed in Fort Qu’Appelle and last Tuesday, Gov. Gen. David Johnston delivered a speech to ‘First Nations’ leaders during the annual ‘Treaty 4 Gathering’.  2,626 more words

Aboriginal Narrative

‘Governor General Joins The Aboriginal Industry’

“In 1874, ‘Treaty 4’ was signed in Fort Qu’Appelle and last Tuesday, Gov. Gen. David Johnston delivered a speech to ‘First Nations’ leaders during the annual ‘Treaty 4 Gathering’.  2,625 more words

Aboriginal Narrative