Entries by Chelsea Vowel from 12/2011

Attawapiskat: You Want to Be Shown the Money? Here it Is.

| Posted 12.06.2011 | Canada Politics

Reading the news coverage on Attawapiskat doesn't feel very healthy sometimes. There are so many racist rants and outright ignorant responses that it can bog you down. Where do you even begin? Well, you can try to answer questions with facts. Here are some of those facts, if you're interested.

The Idiot's Guide to First Nations Taxation

| Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Politics

If you believe that only people contributing to these particular tax revenues should receive social programming, then you and I disagree on a fundamental philosophical level that is beyond the scope of First Nations taxation. I'd even suggest you disagree with a general Canadian belief.

What Is Chief Spence Hiding?

| Posted 12.15.2011 | Canada Politics

No proof is offered to support the assertion that she is hiding anything at all, it is merely seen as obvious. The question people should be asking if they are honestly interested is, "Why is Chief Spence rejecting third-party management?"