Idle No More Protests

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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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'Hot Summer' On Native Issues

OTTAWA - As First Nations groups marched on Parliament Hill to mark National Aboriginal Day, NDP Leader Tom Mulcair forecast a "hot summer" as tensions in the country's indigenous communities threaten...
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Marathon Idle No More Trek Gets Results

OTTAWA - Wrapped in ceremonial white, hooded jackets, nearly 300 young people arrived Monday on Parliament Hill to cap off a marathon winter trek through the Canadian hinterland inspired by the Idle N...
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B.C. Split On Idle No More

A nationwide CBC News/Nanos online survey suggests British Columbians are divided in the their view of the Idle No More movement and nearly two thirds do not believe that the hunger strike by Attiwapi...
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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 Victoria Highway

Several hundred Idle No More protesters on Vancouver Island blocked traffic on the Pat Bay Highway connecting Victoria with the airport and the Swartz Bay ferry terminal early Wednesday. The protest...
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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...
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Ambassador Bridge Blockaded

Banner-waving, drum-pounding First Nations protesters and supporters blocked bridges, slowed transport trucks and stalled rail traffic across the country Wednesday as the Idle No More movement flexed...
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Protests Continue To Sweep Canada

A day after First Nations chiefs held what was described as a working meeting with Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Ottawa, Idle No More protesters are continuing in communities across the country. T...
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9 Questions About Idle No More

It dates back just two months but a grassroots movement called Idle No More has gained a serious following and significant media attention through rallies, teach-ins, and social media. Here are answe...
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Come Together, Chief Urges

Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence is urging unity among protesters and aboriginal leaders in the grassroots Idle No More movement, as she enters day 23 of her hunger strike aimed at winning a meeting...
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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...
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Ontario First Nation Has Its Own Plan

FORT HOPE FIRST NATION, Ont. - Charlie Okeese says he has a better idea for First Nations than protesting in city streets with banners and drums.Like the Idle No More protesters, the band councillor f...