First Nations Issues

Reconciliation Must Come From People, Not Just Parliament

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 06.12.2015 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

As Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) releases its final report about the residential school system for aboriginal children we wonder, where is Canada's catharsis? With little media coverage up until the release of the final report, and even less public engagement, Canada has had no such emotionally transformative moment. Canada needs reconciliation. The last residential school only closed in 1996. All aboriginal communities still suffer from their impact

Canadians Lined Up Against Idle No More

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.17.2013 | Canada Politics

As Idle No More revs up across Canada, a new poll reveals Canadians aren't exactly behind the demonstrations. And money management on First Nations re...

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...