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Climate Change Symposium: Solutions will require human intervention

Posted on Dec 20, 2017 in Health, Resource Development, Treaty Rights, Social Issues, Culture, Conferences, John Copley, News, Politics | 0 comments

By John Copley (ANNews) – Last month, Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta joined with Treaty 6 and 7 First Nations to hold a symposium...

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Stories from the Bush: Traditional Teachings from a Lifetime Oskapiyos

Posted on Dec 20, 2017 in Education, Training, Health, Role Models, Social Issues, Literature, Culture, News, Arts, Culture | 0 comments

By Dylan Lightbourn (December 2017) – In late 2012 Henry Laboucan, a sakaw îno (Bush Cree man) from Lubicon Lake, approached Randal...

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Interim Board of Directors appointed for the National Council for Reconciliation

Posted on Dec 14, 2017 in Culture, Justice, News, Residential Schools, Politics | 0 comments

CNW – On December 14, 2017, Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, announced the appointment...

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Site C Dam Decision “Completely Contrary to Reconciliation” says AFN National Chief

Posted on Dec 11, 2017 in Resource Development, Treaty Rights, Culture, Justice, News | 0 comments

OTTAWA, Dec. 11, 2017 /CNW/ – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde said today’s decision by...

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AFN signs protocol to hold Chevron accountable for environmental damage in Ecuador

Posted on Dec 11, 2017 in Resource Development, Culture, Justice, News | 0 comments

OTTAWA, Dec. 6, 2017 /CNW/ – In a setback to Chevron Corporation’s campaign to evade a $9.5 billion liability owed to...

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Under the Northern Sky: Remembering When

Posted on Dec 11, 2017 in Culture, Xavier Kataquapit, Residential Schools | 0 comments

by Xavier Kataquapit  (Under the Northern Sky) – I received a note from my sister Janie Wesley this past week that included an...

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