Supreme Court To Hear B.C. Land-Claims Case That Predates Confederation

Supreme Court To Hear B.C. Land-Claims Case That Predates Confederation

CP  10.13.2016
Williams Lake Indian Band is not seeking aboriginal title to the disputed lands, but it does want compensation.
190 Conditions On LNG Approval Put First Nations In Driver's Seat

190 Conditions On LNG Approval Put First Nations In Driver's Seat

Crystal Smith  10.12.2016
The federal government's approval of the Pacific NorthWest LNG project has been presented as a positive outcome for industry and government,...
Orange Shirt Day Inspired By A Girl Who Couldn't Wear Hers

Orange Shirt Day Inspired By A Girl Who Couldn't Wear Hers

Zi-Ann Lum  09.29.2016
"All of us little children were crying and no one cared."
B.C. LNG Project Approved By Feds (With Conditions)

B.C. LNG Project Approved By Feds (With Conditions)

CP  09.27.2016
There are 190 legally binding conditions attached to the approval.
Metis Toddler Taken From B.C. Foster Parents To Be Moved To Ontario

Metis Toddler Taken From B.C. Foster Parents To Be Moved To Ontario

CP  09.22.2016
The case has raised cultural issues as the foster mother is Metis, while the adoptive parents in Ontario are not.
Amnesty International Calls For Halt To Massive B.C. Hydro Project

Amnesty International Calls For Halt To Massive B.C. Hydro Project

CP  08. 9.2016
It called on the federal and provincial governments to immediately suspend or rescind all construction approvals and permits related to...
Unclean Drinking Water On Reserves 'Completely Unacceptable': Morneau

Unclean Drinking Water On Reserves 'Completely Unacceptable': Morneau

CP  04.27.2016
He said the government's move to invest $8.4 billion in the country's aboriginal population over the next five years will profoundly change...
B.C. First Nations Buy Prime Piece Of Vancouver Real Estate

B.C. First Nations Buy Prime Piece Of Vancouver Real Estate

CP  04. 8.2016
The Jericho lands were once the site of a First Nations village overlook Jericho Beach Park, said a release.
Ski Resort Would Violate Religious Freedoms, B.C. First Nation Says

Ski Resort Would Violate Religious Freedoms, B.C. First Nation Says

CP  03.17.2016
The Supreme Court of Canada has agreed to hear the case.
B.C. First Nations Woman Died After Leaving Provincial Care: Rep

B.C. First Nations Woman Died After Leaving Provincial Care: Rep

CP  03.14.2016
No information about the cause of death has been released.
Metis Toddler Will Stay With Adoptive B.C. Family For Now, Judge Rules

Metis Toddler Will Stay With Adoptive B.C. Family For Now, Judge Rules

CP  03. 4.2016
The judge said she's "preserving the status quo."
B.C. Legislature Welcomes 1st Female Indigenous MLA

B.C. Legislature Welcomes 1st Female Indigenous MLA

Rhianna Schmunk  02.17.2016
She wore her grandmother's traditional red and black button blanket for the event.
B.C. Metis Toddler Banned From Cultural Event In Her Honour

B.C. Metis Toddler Banned From Cultural Event In Her Honour

CP  02.12.2016
"We have every right to share culture with this family."