Theresa Spence Idle No More

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Bored Yet?

Although a number of First Nations chiefs put pressure on her to end her crusade, Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence, so far, is continuing on with her month-long hunger strike. Spence, who has been l...

Are Women Taking Over Canada's First Nations?

Everyone here knows that the women who started the movement on that small Saskatchewan reserve 3,000 kilometres to the west of here have had to slap down Canada's chiefs -- mostly male -- who tried to take over leadership once it hit the headlines. Could it be that women are finally, in desperation, taking over leadership of the First Nations?