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Mayor and Indigenous leaders raise Treaty 6 flag at city hall

Mayor Don Iveson emphasized that reconciliation is a work in progress at a Friday ceremony to commemorate the historic signing of Treaty 6.

“The treaty to me is not just a legal agreement … but it’s also a commitment to shared prosperity and we still have a long way to go to deliver (that) for all of the people who share this land,” Iveson said outside city hall. 268 more words

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Joe Dion: Conrad Black's put-down of Indigenous people unhelpful in current climate

One year ago, some of the biggest oil-producing First Nations and I published a proposed treaty to kick-start a reconciliation process to help resolve the ongoing impasse between First Nations and Canada’s resource sector. 842 more words

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Αμμόχωστος, μια «ανοικτή πληγή»

Η έντονη φημολογία για ενδεχόμενη επιστροφή προσφύγων στην περίκλειστη περιοχή της Αμμοχώστου επανέφερε στο προσκήνιο το συγκεκριμένο ζήτημα, που παραμένει «ανοικτή πληγή» από το 1974 μέχρι και σήμερα.


Russian surveillance plane soars over Pentagon and other Washington sights

WASHINGTON — A Russian surveillance plane soared through secure airspace over Washington on Wednesday, presumably collecting intelligence as it traveled near the Pentagon, the Capitol and other government buildings, two U.S. 431 more words


Essential Historic Federal Government Documents of Grand Ronde (Document link)

Tribal people have asked for years about their treaties and about many of the original federal documents which shaped the tribe. Many people have been told or taught erroneous facts of the tribe and have an imperfect understanding of dates and documents. 165 more words

1856 Umpqua Encampments at Grand Ronde

During my Molalla presentation in class this week, I looked closely at the original Grand Ronde map. I noticed for the first time that there are three Umpqua tribes in the first reservation census, Umpqua, Molalla (southern Molalla) and Calapooia (Yoncalla) likely those who came onto the reservation together from the Umpqua Reservations. 1,873 more words