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Peggy says she would implement it – SooToday.com

June 05, 2015 NDP will implement TRC findings and UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples NDP Nomination Contestant, Peggy Lauzon, has denounced the Harper government’s dismal relationship with indigenous peoples. A day after the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) released its final findings, Lauzon castigated the government for its belligerent approach to working […]

by ahnationtalk on June 8, 201567 Views

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Conrad Black: Canada’s treatment of aboriginals was shameful, but it was not genocide – National Post

June 6, 2015 I yield to no one in my fervour to make amends to the native people for violations of treaty rights and other mistreatment, but the phrase “cultural genocide,” as I wrote here last week in reference to the Chief Justice of Canada’s use of it in a speech given in honour of […]

by ahnationtalk on June 8, 201563 Views

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If parties want to get elected, ‘you better care about our issues’ says AFN chief – CBC

June 06, 2015 “Where’s our ‘yes’ from this Conservative government for First Nations people?” That’s the question National Chief Perry Bellegarde of the Assembly of First Nations is asking as the Truth and Reconciliation Commission wraps up six years of hearings and research into the residential schools system — and as the Conservative government has […]

by ahnationtalk on June 8, 201561 Views

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Food costs in Nunavut spur Ryerson students’ ingenuity – Toronto Star

A group of Ryerson University students hope their greenhouse project can help ease the high cost of food in Northern Canada. If you build it, they will grow — or so it’s hoped. Several Ryerson University business students have a field of dreams in mind, one enclosed by a greenhouse in which people in Nunavut […]

by pmnationtalk on June 8, 201564 Views

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More voices on Truth and Reconciliation Commission – Toronto Star

Jun 06 2015 While there have been a good number of articles about the recent release of findings of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), I am astounded it’s not THE headline everywhere. I am even more concerned that the conversation will stop, that this will be brushed off and swept under the rug; forgotten. […]

by pmnationtalk on June 8, 201566 Views

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Gull Bay First Nation Seeks Meaningful Consultations on Mining – netnewsledger.com

June 2015 THUNDER BAY – Gull Bay First Nation is concerned over the current situation at North American Palladium. Chief King stated in a letter to the company and Ministry of Northern Development and Mines, ” I formally serve notice to all parties involved and all Ministries responsible for the permitting, monitoring and operation of […]

by ahnationtalk on June 8, 201562 Views

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Kathleen Wynne says federal response to residential school study ‘disappointing’ – Toronto Star

Jun 06 2015 The Truth and Reconciliation Commission released 94 recommendations Tuesday along with a summary of its conclusions, including its description of a “cultural genocide” and the estimated deaths of more than 6,000 children. COLLINGWOOD, ONT.—The Harper government fell short in its response to the aboriginal Truth and Reconciliation Commission, Premier Kathleen Wynne said […]

by ahnationtalk on June 8, 201559 Views

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Battle lines drawn over preservation of documents detailing abuse at residential schools – The Globe and Mail

Jun. 04, 2015 The most horrific stories of abuse at residential schools may never become public as the Truth and Reconciliation Commission prepares for a legal battle this fall to block the destruction of key documents. Even though the commission wrapped up four days of closing ceremonies this week and has released its final recommendations, […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 2015444 Views

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Aboriginal Affairs Spending Shortfall Amounts To $1B, Internal documents says – Huffington Post

June 5, 2015 The department that delivers programs for Canada’s indigenous people has held back more than $1 billion in promised spending for social services over the last five years. That significant level of so-called lapsed spending — money promised but never spent — places Aboriginal Affairs among the largest “serial” offenders, that is, key […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 2015163 Views

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Nepean students host students from Nunavut – ottawacommunitynews.com

Jun 04, 2015 Inuit youth travel south for week after hosting Ottawa students Students from Mother Teresa High School learned that others could easily find wonder in the things they take for granted when they hosted students from Igloolik, Nunavut, in Ottawa from May 16 to 24. The visit saw students from Igloolik and Ottawa […]

by ahnationtalk on June 5, 2015112 Views

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