Shawn Atleo Harper

Atleo Signed Off On 'Substantive Amendments' To First Nations Education Bill

CBC | Posted 11.11.2014 | Canada Politics

Shawn Atleo, the former national chief for the Assembly of First Nations, signed off on amendments to the federal government's controversial abor...

Top Chief Warns Tories Of 'Collision' With First Nations

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government must choose between "collaboration or collision" with Canada's Aboriginal Peoples when it comes to proposed energy proj...

Now We're Talking..

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Forget the spotlights, the pageantry on Parliament Hill and the perpetual confrontation that confounds so many attempts to find a grand solut...

Top Chief Taking Medical Leave Amid Crisis

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A sudden medical leave announced Monday by the head of Canada's largest aboriginal organization will delay — but not derail — pivotal tal...

'Poverty Is Killing Our People'

CBC | Posted 03.12.2013 | Canada Politics

A meeting between Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Assembly of First Nations chiefs is in question amid demands that the Governor General be present ...

His Scathing Letter To Harper Revealed

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The scaffold Prime Minister Stephen Harper erected in January to help boost the independence and prosperity of Canada's First Nations is bein...

Althia Raj

War Of 1812 Comes Up At First Nations Summit

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada Politics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke to First Nations chiefs from across Canada Tuesday morning. He called for creative changes to the Indian Act b...