Idle No More Alberta

Top Cop Receives Hundreds Of Angry Calls About Protests

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's top law enforcement official says he won't tell police forces how to handle aboriginal protests and blockades.But Solicitor Gener...

Please Stop Highway Blockades, Pleads First Nations Chief

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Alberta

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. -- A First Nations leader has joined RCMP and fire officials in pleading with Idle No More protesters to refrain from staging blo...

It's Embarrassing How the #IdleNoMore Protest is Being Handled

Anthony Sowan | Posted 03.23.2013 | Canada Alberta
Anthony Sowan

Clarify what you are protesting for, or against. I've never seen such a passionate group of people go forward in protest in such disarray, and without clearly stating what it's all about. If it's generally about your need to be consulted, respected, justified for being mistreated, or the preservation of your culture, then let's be out with it and start a constructive discussion.

WATCH: Idle No More Protesters Face Retaliation

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.17.2013 | Canada Alberta

UPDATE: 10:00 p.m. - A candelight vigil was held Wednesday night in Calgary outside City Hall by supporters of the Idle No More movement, the Calgary ...

Aboriginal Leader Says No Blockade Planned For Highway 63

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.15.2013 | Canada Alberta

UPDATE: 6:30 p.m. - Chief Allan Adam say no plans have been made to organize or facilitate a blockade on Highway 63, even as several rail and road blo...

Alberta First Nations Take Ottawa To Court Over Treaty Rights

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2013 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - Another day, another set of new aboriginal challenges for the Harper government.Two First Nations from Alberta filed court documents Tuesday ...

Idle No More Movement Blocks Highway To Oilsands

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - The leader of an aboriginal community near the Alberta oilsands says the federal government is clearing the way for development...

Idle No More Movement Revs Up

CP | Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2013 | Canada Politics

First Nations activists are gearing up for a week of rallies as a growing grassroots movement known as Idle No More continues to draw communities acro...