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Ottawa trailing in protection of Indigenous women and girls: federal minister – The Toronto Star

Dec. 2, 2022 OTTAWA – The minister for Crown-Indigenous relations says the federal government is failing in its responsibility to protect Indigenous women and girls, despite allocating money toward the issue. Marc Miller said Friday he was shocked to learn Winnipeg police have charged a man in the alleged killings of four women last spring. […]

by pmnationtalk on December 2, 202218 Views

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GCT3 Dagwaagin (Fall) Newsletter 2022 – GCT3

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by pmnationtalk on December 2, 20224 Views

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Nipissing First Nation timber bridge recognized for design excellence – BayToday.ca

Duchesnay Creek Bridge garners Northern Ontario Excellence Award from Wood WORKS! The new Duchesnay Creek Bridge on Highway 17B at Nipissing First Nation continues to garner accolades. Representatives from Wood WORKS! Ontario were in North Bay to deliver to the bridge project owners the Northern Ontario Excellence Award for Wood Design on Dec. 2. Nipissing-Timiskaming […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 20226 Views

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Indigenous Winter Market opens on campus Saturday | Culture – the Western Gazette

Western’s Wampum Learning Lodge is hosting an Indigenous Winter Market this Saturday afternoon. The market is the first large-scale community event since the building’s grand opening in early November. The market will feature a variety of local Indigenous vendors including painters, beadworkers and artisans. Items available for purchase will include Indigenous medicines, art, jewelry and […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 20224 Views

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National Gallery of Canada Hires Inuk Associate Curator – Galleries West

December 1, 2022 The National Gallery of Canada has hired an Inuk associate curator for its Indigenous ways and decolonization department, the Inuit Art Quarterly reports. It says Jocelyn Piirainen, from Iqaluktuuttiaq (Cambridge Bay) in Nunavut, will move to Ottawa from Winnipeg, where she has been working since 2019 as associate curator of Inuit art at the Winnipeg Art Gallery-Qaumajuq. “A […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 20224 Views

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National Ribbon Skirt Day poised to become reality one year after Cree girl shamed for rocking her ribbon skirt – National Observer

December 2nd 2022 The first National Ribbon Skirt Day is likely to become a reality one year after Isabella Kulak was shamed for wearing her ribbon skirt to her Saskatchewan school. Cree Sen. Mary Jane McCallum asked Jenica Atwin, Liberal MP for Fredericton, to sponsor Bill S-219 because Atwin has a history of advocacy for […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 20226 Views

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Grassy Narrows just secured a ‘major landmark’ — 20 years after its logging blockade began – The Toronto Star

Dec. 2, 2022 First Nation in northwestern Ontario gains promise that no logging company or lumber mill will touch trees from their land without their permission. For 20 years, they’ve blockaded and marched, gone to court and negotiated, sang and drummed to protect their forest from clear-cutting. And on the eve of the celebration of […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 20225 Views

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Nipissing First Nation Anishinaabekwe brings compassionate knowledge and healing in a pandemic world – Anishinabek News

December 2, 2022 NIPISSING FIRST NATION — Michèle J. Chrétien, Shawanoong Noongoose Kwe (Southern Star Woman), attended an in-person graduation ceremony on Oct. 27 and was honoured as an Indigenous Graduate of the Thanatology Certificate Program – with Honours at Durham College in Oshawa, Ont. Thanatology is also known as grief or compassionate counselling and […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 20225 Views

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New Indigenous trustee position created at eastern Ontario school board – CBC

Dec 02, 2022 Kelly Maracle has worked in community, at the board and for Queen’s Kelly Maracle has spent years working as an educator, but her latest role will offer her a chance to share her approach to learning and speak up for students in a new way. Maracle, who is Mohawk from Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, has been named as the first designated […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 20225 Views

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First Nations chief sues AFN, national chief over corruption allegations – CBC

Dec 02, 2022 AFN executive committee, which is made of regional chiefs, quietly apologized after lawsuit filed A northern Ontario First Nations chief has filed a lawsuit claiming $200,000 in damages from the Assembly of First Nations and its National Chief RoseAnne Archibald after she accused him of corruption. Just days after that statement of […]

by ahnationtalk on December 2, 20225 Views

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