Aboriginals Canada

Aboriginals Nearly 3X As Likely To Experience Sexual Assault: StatCan

CP | Brad Bellegarde | Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada

"The good news is that the report asked (a lot) of questions that were never asked before…"

Sunny Freeman

The One Thing That's Really Holding First Nations Back

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

Fed up with aboriginal people dependent on taxpayer funding, tired of suicide and poverty and drug addiction on reserves — these are the attitudes I...

UN Fact-Finder Arrives In Canada To Survey Aboriginal Concerns

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A United Nations fact-finder is set to take stock of the plight of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada.The UN has dispatched law professor James Ana...

Is Oil The Solution For Aboriginals?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.21.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business says the natural resource sector could prove an important asset in addressing a high jobless ra...

Aboriginal Losing Their Languages: Survey

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.08.2013 | Canada Impact

OTTAWA - Aboriginal peoples are gaining ground in Canada's population, but they are losing their languages.And their family structure is dramatically ...

Common Ground For Tories And Idle No More?

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Amid all the anti-Harper, anti-government placards and slogans, it's hard to imagine the Conservatives see any positives from the Idle No Mor...

Althia Raj

Will Harper Listen To Chiefs?

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 03.24.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — Canada’s First Nations' chiefs say they are cautiously optimistic that tomorrow’s Crown-First Nations Gathering will lead to a new rela...

Chiefs Warn Widespread Unrest On The Horizon

CP | Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Native chiefs say Prime Minister Stephen Harper must come out of this month's First Nations summit willing to forge a new relationship with...