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Residential school survivor's story illuminates Canada's need for change
'TIME TO QUIT LIVING IN SHAME': Mowachaht Elder Lillian Howard gives The Vancouver Observer a dark glimpse into her life as a residential school survivor.
Jun 4th, 2015
Court rules First Nations can sue over property rights
Industrial giants, from forestry companies to mining operations, must respect aboriginal territorial claims in British Columbia just as they would heed the rights of any other Canadian landowner, the...
The Canadian Press
Apr 16th, 2015
'Groundbreaking' report calls for national inquiry into missing and murdered Aboriginal women
“This report exposes the Harper government for violating the rights of indigenous women and girls in this country,” said Grand Chief Stewart Phillip
Jan 12th, 2015
First Nations help Canada find the way forward
We often think that the world's First Peoples were defeated. I think they were just waiting for us to listen.
Dec 28th, 2014
Little justice available for jailed Indigenous population
Former inmates spoke of discrimination against Indigenous peoples and the unresolved legacy of residential schools and colonization.
Mar 28th, 2014
BC Indigenous women put fear aside and become powerful leaders in fight for equality
As Idle No More's first year anniversary approaches on Dec.10, Indigenous women in BC are making dents towards equality for Aboriginal people, youth, and women.
Nov 25th, 2013
Happy Canada Day? Learning about Treaties in tar sands territory
Want to be patriotic on Canada Day? Consider learning about the treaties.
Jul 1st, 2013
VSB Aboriginal Snowboard Team changes lives
An amazing video tells the story of the VSB Aboriginal Snowboarding Team.
Oct 31st, 2012
Joe Oliver's speech coloured by "racism": First Nations Grand Chief
Natural Resources Minister's comments go beyond paternalism and border on racist, First Nations Grand Chief Stewart Phillip said.
David P. Ball
Mar 21st, 2012
Harper to meet First Nations at chiefs summit
Harper will meet with First Nations representatives to discuss economic development, education, accountability in Ottawa.
Jan 23rd, 2012