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Indigenous Group In Ottawa, Ratchets Up Rhetoric, Compares Trudeau To Hitler

Reading Time: < 1 minute Post Views: 52 Ottawa – Today at a rally in support for the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs against the  Wet’suwet’en democratically elected councillors and chiefs the Facebook page of Indigenous Solidarity Ottawa makes a video comparison between Justin Trudeau and Adolf Hitler. The video was produced using film from the final scenes of the Bunker which […]

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Another Indigenous Community Gets Clean Drinking Water After 17 Years

Reading Time: 2 minutes Post Views: 2,453 Ottawa-On February 12, 2020, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, together with Chief Derek Maud and their community of Lac Seul First Nation, celebrated the grand opening of the new water treatment plant in Kejick Bay. The new plant ended a drinking water advisory in place for 17 years.  Since the election […]

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Young Inuit Hunters, Takes Leadership Role In Addressing Climate Change

Reading Time: < 1 minute Post Views: 154 Arviat, Nunavut Northern communities are feeling the dramatic impacts of climate change in their everyday lives and Inuit youth are taking a leading role in the future and their environment. In Arviat, Nunavut, with a predominantly Inuit population of just over 2500, of whom more than 35 percent are under 15 years […]

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Government Of Canada And Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation Create Youth Climate Lab

Reading Time: 2 minutes Post Views: 33 Climate change is one of the defining environmental challenges of our time, and youth are among those leading the charge toward a cleaner future. Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Jonathan Wilkinson, announced $200,000 in funding through the federal government’s Climate Action Fund to the Youth Climate Lab. This one-of-a-kind […]

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120 Indigenous Communities In Favour Of Trans Mountain Pipeline

Reading Time: 2 minutes Post Views: 399 The Federal court of appeal ruled in favour of Kinder Morgan to resume construction of the highly contentious Trans Mountain Pipeline. There has been an ongoing protest by various heredity chiefs from a few First Nations Reservation in British Columbia that opposed the construction of the pipeline. The chiefs that oppose the […]

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Arctic Communities Awarded Up To $3Million From Trudeau Government

Reading Time: < 1 minute Post Views: 131 The Government of Canada continues its commitment to working with the northern communities to building sustainable, healthy Indigenous and northern developments while supporting innovation and the creation of new opportunities for socio-economic development and enhancing food security in the face of a changing climate. Last evening, the Arctic Inspiration Prize Awards Ceremony […]

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Fishing Lake First Nation Celebrates Grand Opening Of Chief Sabitawasis School

Reading Time: 2 minutes Post Views: 42 Fishing Lake First Nation, Treaty 4 Territory, Saskatchewan -The Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, congratulated Fishing Lake First Nation on the grand opening of their new Kindergarten to Grade 12 school. The Chief Sabitawasis School is a state-of-the-art learning facility and will accommodate approximately 274 Kindergarten to Grade 12 students, as […]

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Inuk Elder Qapik Attagutsiak Honoured As Hometown Hero

Reading Time: < 1 minute Post Views: 152 Parks Canada will be hosting a commemorative ceremony to recognize Inuk Elder Qapik Attagutsiak, along with members of Inuit communities as Hometown Heroes, for their important contributions during the Second World War. Indigenous people from every region of Canada served in the armed forces during the Second World War, fighting in every major battle and […]