This group thinks Aboriginal Peoples are getting a free ride with status cards and tax exemptions (limited, and specific) and they want in on it. Do these people not realize that Aboriginal Peoples do pay taxes? If not, it is unlikely they have thought further about the history of cards and tax exemptions.
The high court was asked to rule on whether the federal government has the same responsibility to them as to status Indians and Inuit.
Survivors have the right to see their stories archived if they wish.
James Anaya's report picks a fight with the federal government on several fronts — education, energy projects on reserves
There is no Aboriginal system of education in Canada. This fact is sometimes obscured by misunderstandings of reserve or band schools, or even charter schools that may provide 'indigenous content'. Nonetheless, the system of education that exists in Canada is wholly Canadian; the outcome of failed top-down initiatives to 'do what's best for the Indians'.