First Nations Protests

CP

After 250 Years, 'It's Time For Action'

OTTAWA - Groups affiliated with the Idle No More movement held protests across Canada and in parts of the United States on Monday as an important document for aboriginal land claims and self-governmen...
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Idle No More Stages Day Of Action

OTTAWA - If there's one issue that unites Idle No More protesters, Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence and militant and moderate First Nations alike, it is the federal government's recent changes to env...
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Protesters Block Bridges, Slow Traffic

First Nations demonstrators stopped passenger railway traffic lines between Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal today, while others stalled major highways and rail lines in parts of Manitoba, Alberta, New Br...
PMO

Checklist Of Demands

OTTAWA - The Assembly of First Nations entered Friday's meeting with Prime Minister Stephen Harper with eight demands. Here is checklist on how they fared:Agreed — Commitment to a high-level process o...
CP

No Idling This Boxing Day

First Nations protesters held a number of demonstrations across the country on Boxing Day, aiming to bring attention to changes to the federal Indian Act. At West Edmonton Mall, hundreds of protestor...