Kelowna Accord

Joshua Ostroff

Former PM's Project Sent Indigenous Reading Rates Skyrocketing | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 09.09.2016 | Canada Parents

"The problem is the gross underfunding by the federal government."

Canada Needs To Provide An Urgent Investment In Indigenous Health

Brian Postl | Posted 05.09.2016 | Canada Politics
Brian Postl

The health of Canada's indigenous people lags substantially behind other Canadians -- and the tragic reality is well documented. Sadly, the data regarding poor health status for indigenous populations shows us this is true across all major illnesses and across all age groups. In other words, being an indigenous person in Canada is too often a dangerous reality. But it doesn't have to be this way. These phenomena are not new, and while Canada has been good at documenting health crises, and collecting evidence, we've been poor at doing anything about it.

Watching the Watchdog: Justin Trudeau Is the Man for the Job

Tim Knight | Posted 05.22.2013 | Canada
Tim Knight

Tim Knight writes the regular media column, Watching the Watchdog, for HuffPost Canada. As I write, the brutish old pro licks his lips, girds his lo...

How Harper's Neglect Suffocates Native Potential

Hassan Arif | Posted 03.02.2013 | Canada Politics
Hassan Arif

The Harper Conservatives' lack of consultation with First Nations represents a dangerous narrow-mindedness. The same goes for the government's neglect of environmental protection. It is time to idle no more. It is time to speak out, for First Nations, and for Canadians as a whole.

Paul Martin: Attawapiskat Linked To Failed Kelowna Accord

CBC | Posted 02.05.2012 | Canada Politics