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Transforming the Canada Council for the Arts: Scaling up our impact for all Canadians

Note: this speech is bilingual. A unilingual speech will be made available shortly. Merci Guy de cette chaleureuse introduction. I’m delighted to be here today in such esteemed company. It’s always a pleasure to speak on the subject I’m most passionate about: the arts in Canada. Obviously, I wrote my speech before the horrific terrorist […]

by ahnationtalk on November 19, 2015305 Views

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Canada Post’s 2016 stamp program: exploring the Canadian cultural, historical, and natural landscape

Nov. 18, 2015 OTTAWA (Ont.) – From historic achievements and milestone moments in Canada’s political movement to wild creatures from the past and present, the subjects Canada Post has announced for its 2016 stamp program are unique threads in the nation’s fabric. A couple of special releases are still under wraps and will be announced […]

by pmnationtalk on November 18, 2015289 Views

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Moose Cree FN: Marguerite Wabano Passes at 111 Years Old

MOOSE CREE FIRST NATION MOURNS THE PASSING OF MARGUERITE WABANO Marguerite Wabano, the oldest known residential school survivor, passed away on November 13, 2015 in Moose Factory at the age of 111 years old. Marguerite, known affectionately by many as Granny Wabano, was born on the Ekwan River, north of what would become the Attawapiskat […]

by ahnationtalk on November 17, 2015181 Views

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Louis Riel Day Celebrated

Métis people across Manitoba came together on Nov. 16th to mark the 130th anniversary of the hanging of Louis Riel. “With the new government, it will be a dramatic opportunity for the Métis people especially for our children and our future” said Manitoba Metis Federation President, David Chartrand. ”November 16 is a very significant day […]

by ahnationtalk on November 17, 2015185 Views

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Forgotten: The Métis Residential School Experience

The exhibition consists of a collection of rare archival photographs, objects, and stories curated by a team of prominent Métis led by Greg Scofield and including Maria Campbell, Christi Belcourt, Dr. Brenda Macdougall, and Guy Freedman. “Today, exactly 130 years after the death of Louis Riel, where our people have often felt excluded from the […]

by ahnationtalk on November 17, 2015186 Views

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Media Advisory: Louis Riel Day Events in Toronto Nov. 16, 2015

TORONTO, ON–( November 16, 2015) – Louis Riel was the great Métis leader and Father of Confederation executed by the Canadian government on November 16, 1885, for leading the Northwest Resistance in defense of Métis rights. Louis Riel Day is held annually on November 16 to commemorate Riel, celebrate Métis culture and recognize Métis contributions […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 2015185 Views

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Weesageechak Begins to Dance 28

Steppin’ is an energetic, knee-slapping, toe-tapping contemporary Métis jig solo, which is fun for the whole family. It is a celebration of the joy of movement, the healing in dance, the significance of heritage, and the love of Métis culture. Original sound design by Wayne Lavallee and guest Métis fiddler JJ Lavallee. JEANNETTE KOTOWICH Jeanette […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 2015228 Views

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In Commemoration of Louis Riel 1844-1885 : Louis Riel Day Events November 16, 2014

MANITOBA Winnipeg The Manitoba Metis Federation will be holding its annual commemoration ceremony for Louis Riel being held November 16, 2015. 11:30 am Gravesite Ceremony – mass service at the St. Boniface Basilica Address: 190 Ave de la Cathedrale ALBERTA Read More: http://www.metisnation.ca/index.php/news/louis-riel-day-3 NT3

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 2015180 Views

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City of Toronto honours Métis people at flag raising for Louis Riel Day

The City of Toronto today honoured the contributions of Louis Riel and the Métis people to the development of Canada. At a ceremony that included raising the flag of the Métis Nation of Ontario at Toronto City Hall, Councillor Mike Layton (Ward 19 Trinity-Spadina), Co-chair of the Aboriginal Affairs Committee, brought greetings and read the […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 2015566 Views

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NAN Mourns Passing od Oldest Residential School Survivor

THUNDER BAY, ON: Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, on behalf of the Executive Council, expressed condolences on the passing of Mushkegowuk Elder Marguerite Wabano, Canada’s oldest residential school survivor who passed away today in Moosonee at 111 years of age. “It is with heavy hearts that we mourn the loss this inspirational […]

by ahnationtalk on November 16, 2015288 Views

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