First Nations Youth Learn Language Through DIY Immersion

First Nations Youth Learn Language Through DIY Immersion

CBC  02. 4.2015
Conversation here is unlike anywhere else in the world.
Mt. Polley Report Advice Shouldn't Be Cherry-Picked: First Nations

Mt. Polley Report Advice Shouldn't Be Cherry-Picked: First Nations

CP  02. 3.2015
First Nations Summit Grand Chief Ed John says there's a massive need for mining reform in the province.
First Nations Members Join Free Coding Bootcamp In Vancouver

First Nations Members Join Free Coding Bootcamp In Vancouver

CP  01.26.2015
More than 2,500 people registered for the 500 spots.
Aboriginal Addition To Stop Signs Turns Out To Be Against B.C. Law

Aboriginal Addition To Stop Signs Turns Out To Be Against B.C. Law

CP  01.22.2015
A Kamloops councillor came up with the idea of adding the word estil, which means stop in Secwepemc, on stop signs to acknowledge the city's...
B.C. Burial Site Deal Is 'Big Success' For First Nations

B.C. Burial Site Deal Is 'Big Success' For First Nations

Sara Harowitz  01.15.2015
B.C. First Nations are celebrating a "big success" after news that the provincial government is purchasing a controversial piece of land...
B.C. First Nation Bans Bottled Water

B.C. First Nation Bans Bottled Water

CBC  01.15.2015
A First Nation near Lillooet, B.C. has banned the sale of bottled water in an attempt to highlight the need for safe drinking water in...
B.C.'s Tsal'alh Becomes First Blue Indigenous Community

B.C.'s Tsal'alh Becomes First Blue Indigenous Community

Maude Barlow  01.14.2015
As of November, there were 127 First Nation communities under water advisory, with 27 communities in British Columbia alone. At any given...
LNG Pipelines Won't Carry Oil, Bitumen: B.C.

LNG Pipelines Won't Carry Oil, Bitumen: B.C.

CP  01. 6.2015
VICTORIA - A proposed network of pipelines from natural gas fields in British Columbia's northeast to liquefied natural gas export plants...
The Huge B.C. Pollution Threat You Haven't Heard Of

The Huge B.C. Pollution Threat You Haven't Heard Of

Sara Harowitz  01. 6.2015
Once home to a buoyant fish processing industry, the abandoned coastal town of Namu, B.C. is now a ticking time bomb of pollution, according...
Elder Who Uses Walker Claims Excessive Force By B.C. Mountie

Elder Who Uses Walker Claims Excessive Force By B.C. Mountie

CBC  12.16.2014
A 61-year-old Smithers Wet'suwet'en elder is filing a formal complaint claiming police used excessive force when an officer...
Aboriginal Gravesites Halt $40M Abbotsford Development Plan

Aboriginal Gravesites Halt $40M Abbotsford Development Plan

CBC  12. 1.2014
A B.C. developer is calling on the province to fix gaps in heritage conservation laws, after the City of Abbotsford recently rejected his...
Burnaby Mountain Protest Charges Dropped

Burnaby Mountain Protest Charges Dropped

CP  11.27.2014
VANCOUVER - A judge threw out civil contempt charges Thursday against dozens of activists who have been arrested while demonstrating against...
Burnaby Mountain Is A Perfect Storm of Activism

Burnaby Mountain Is A Perfect Storm of Activism

Larry Commodore  11.25.2014
The current Burnaby Mountain demonstrations and civil disobedience over Kinder Morgan's proposed pipeline expansion has developed into...
'Persecuted For Being Indian': B.C. Couple Charged With Poaching

'Persecuted For Being Indian': B.C. Couple Charged With Poaching

CP  11.15.2014
KAMLOOPS, B.C. - A First Nations couple facing poaching charges claim they are being “persecuted for being Indian.”Jay Coutts and Fara...