First Nations Protest

'Hot Summer' On Native Issues

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.21.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - As First Nations groups marched on Parliament Hill to mark National Aboriginal Day, NDP Leader Tom Mulcair forecast a "hot summer" as tension...

Welcome Back, Ottawa

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - First Nations protesters chanted, danced and waved placards and banners on the snowy pavement in front of the Parliament Buildings on Monday ...

WATCH: Protesters Confront Ezra Levant Over Alleged Racism

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada Politics

Protesters confronted Ezra Levant of Sun News over alleged "racist" comments outside the organization's Toronto offices on Saturday. Demonstrators...

Idle No More Stages Day Of Action

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - If there's one issue that unites Idle No More protesters, Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence and militant and moderate First Nations alike, it...

Protests Blocks Ambassador Bridge Entrance

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada Impact

WINDSOR, Ont. - Several hundred protesters have blocked an entrance to the Ambassador Bridge as part of a day of action to show support for Canada's F...


CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.14.2013 | Canada Impact

HALIFAX - A blockade of a Canadian National rail line between Halifax and Truro in Nova Scotia forged as part of the Idle No More protests has been di...

'They're Going To Destroy Our Aboriginal Rights'

CBC | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A group of several hundred Idle No More protesters took to Vancouver's streets this afternoon, calling for better treatment of aboriginal people as th...

Why Is My 10-Year-Old Already Wary of Canada's Indigenous People?

Sandra Charron | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Living
Sandra Charron

My racism at the age of 10, although not acceptable, was somewhat understandable. But my daughter's? Why aren't today's youth more knowledgeable than I was? The expectation would be that after a thorough history lesson, our children should be horrified by the treatment of the aboriginal community, not rationalizing it.

Idle No More Protest Closes Ontario Highway

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.21.2013 | Canada Impact

ESPANOLA, Ont. - An aboriginal protest closed the Trans-Canada Highway near Espanola, in northern Ontario, for about three hours today.Ontario Provinc...