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Why we Vote: Métis Nation—Saskatchewan Election 2021 – GDI

On May 29, 2021, Métis citizens of Saskatchewan will head to the polls and select executive and regional leadership for the Métis Nation—Saskatchewan (MN—S). MN—S elections are important to express opinions on issues and decisions that impact your life as a Métis while preserving the continuity of democracy. Geordy McCaffrey, Executive Director of GDI, adds, […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 20212 Views

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Cuthand: Time for Canada to adopt the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples – The Star Phoenix

George Manual defined the Indigenous Nations as people living in Third World conditions within the borders of First World nations. May 08, 2021 The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples is making its second trip through the Parliament of Canada and hopefully this time it will receive the support of the Senate. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 20215 Views

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Ahtahkakoop Walking a Mile in Her Shoes – paNOW

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women strikes a cord with the people in the Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation. Ashley Morin still remains missing, as she was last seen on July 10, 2018. And many family members and the rest of the community still remember Jean Lachance, whose missing case became high profile in the 1990s. But the […]

by ahnationtalk on May 7, 202112 Views

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After multiple attempts, suicide prevention legislation passed in Saskatchewan – APTN News

Doyle Vermette says Bill 601 is something he’s been pushing the Saskatchewan legislature to pass for years. “I presented the Bill three times,” he tells APTN News. The NDP MLA for Cumberland and the opposition critic for northern affairs and mental health is talking about his suicide prevention legislation. He first proposed it in 2018 […]

by ahnationtalk on May 6, 202111 Views

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Indigenous group condemns Saskatoon police over racial profiling allegation – Global News

May 4, 2021 A national Indigenous organization is demanding Saskatoon police publicly apologize to a man it says was racially profiled by officers. The Congress of Aboriginal Peoples (CAP) said the story of William Favel, who says he was roughed up over a jaywalking allegation, is a clear example of discrimination at the hands of police. […]

by ahnationtalk on May 5, 202111 Views

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Indigenous helmed shows mark ‘significant moment’ in television history says Cree actor – APTN News

May 04, 2021 Three decades into his acting career, Michael Greyeyes believes we’ve arrived at a landmark moment for Indigenous people on the screen and behind the scenes. The actor known for his roles on Fear The Walking Dead and seminal films like Dance Me Outside recently landed a role on Peacock’s Rutherford Falls. The […]

by ahnationtalk on May 5, 20218 Views

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Whether or not you support Bill C-15, Canada passing it would be an important time in our history – CBC

May 04, 2021 This is about Canada ensuring its own laws align with international human rights standards It is an exciting but controversial time for Indian country. Many are split on whether they support Bill C-15, An Act Respecting the Implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, or whether they […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202115 Views

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Eight Students & Alumni Invested Into the Order of Gabriel Dumont – northeastNOW

May 3, 2021 The Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research Inc. (GDI) is proud to announce eight students and alumni were awarded bronze medals and invested into the Order of Gabriel Dumont on May 1, 2021. “The Order of Gabriel Dumont bronze medal is awarded by the Gabriel Dumont Institute to students […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 202116 Views

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Saskatoon friendship centre’s new mental health program aims to heal intergenerational trauma – CBC

May 03, 2021 Program uses art, sharing circles to provide healing to Indigenous people The Saskatoon Indian Métis Friendship Centre has offered a healing hand up to Indigenous people in need for years. But now, it’s formalizing it with a new mental health program called Sītoskawātowin — a Plains Cree word that means supporting each […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 202114 Views

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A Cree Woman’s Call to Action on Animal Welfare – Toronto Star

April 30, 2021 Save Rez Dogs is an Indigenous-based, grassroots initiative started in 2016. The founder, Leah Arcand, from Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, began to use the hashtag #SaveRezDogs while working and teaching a land based program in Thunderchild First Nation. Save Rez Dogs provides resources and information for communities who are dealing with the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 30, 202122 Views

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