Canada Natives

Fracking Protests in NB: Why Resource Projects Are in Peril

Bill Gallagher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business
Bill Gallagher

This latest energy hubbub is not about corporate power and exploitation rights. Rather it's about the rise of native empowerment and the deal that Canada has yet to strike with natives that recognizes that they are power-brokers in shaping project outcomes. Rexton is but a symptom that all is not well, right across the country, in terms of business-as-usual approaches for resource access. There's more to come!

Canadian Hip-Hop Connecting First Nations To Newcomers

Shadrach Kabango | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada Music
Shadrach Kabango

We have been collaborating on finding ways to bridge the gap between the Indigenous and Non-Indigenous communities. One of the greatest ways we have found is hip-hop music and culture. If one takes the time to look, they would see that the Indigenous community and the hip-hop community both share a lot of the same experiences.

'I Hope You Are Able To Find Forgiveness In Your Hearts': Chief Coroner

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Ontario's chief coroner handed over a gift of a small wooden turtle Friday in a gesture of reconciliation aimed at the victims of the notori...

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...

First Nations Chiefs Aim To Reset Relationship With Ottawa

CBC | Posted 03.17.2012 | Canada Politics

Images of families huddled in unheated tents and temporary shacks on the northern Ontario reserve of Attawapiskat remain fresh in the min...

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...