Indigenous rights

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On this week's episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Lynn Gehl and Lindsay Lambert. Gehl is an Algonquin woman who traces her roots to the... more
Chaudière Falls
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
Canada 150
Lynn Gehl
Lindsay Lambert
Algonquin First Nations
Indigenous rights
cdnpoli
Rabble.ca
Algonquin Anishinaabeg
8 reasons I will not buy a Zibi condo on islands in the Ottawa River By Warren McBride I care about my pocketbook and I have a social conscience. That's why I'... more
Chaudière Falls
Akikodjiwan Falls
Victoria Island
zibi
Stop Windmill?
Condos
reconciliation
Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Ottawa official plan
unceded
Hydro
Algonquin Territory
In 2012 the Canadian Museum of Human Rights interviewed Lynn Gehl, Ph.D Algonquin Anishinaabe about her human rights work regarding Indian and Northern Affairs... more
Indigenous rights
Human Rights
Lynn Gehl
First Nations
Canadian Museum of Human Rights
Aboriginal Women in Canada
Algonquin First Nations
Canada
When I read this article (see links) the other morning regarding Jean Chretien’s views about how to best address the crisis in Attawapiskat I was floored.  I... more
Attawapiskat
Jean Chretien
First Nations
Indigenous rights
economic paradigm
nation-to-nation
First Nations treaties
Cultural genocide
economics
History
Education
Canadian Prime Minister
Lynn Gehl
Canada
Dr. Lynn Gehl is an Algonquin Anishinaabe-kwe from the Ottawa River Valley. She writes often on issues related to the Algonquin Nation from both a gender and... more
Algonquin Nation
land rights
A hilarious rant/video by Gabriel Luneau tells Justin Trudeau how to walk the talk on his promises to Indigenous peoples. Some of the Indigenous rights issues... more
sacred land
Indigenous rights
activism
Chaudière Falls
sacred islands
Akikodjiwan
Today, Minister Wilson-Raybould’s office replied to correspondence from a Canadian citizen about Akikodjiwan by saying: “I hope you will understand that, as... more
Akikodjiwan
Indigenous rights
Human Rights
Justice
land claims
sacred islands
nation-to-nation
January 11, 2016 Hon. Jody Wilson-Raybould Minister of Justice Jody.Wilson-Raybould@parl.gc.ca Dear Ms. Wilson-Raybould, I strongly support the call for... more
Indigenous rights
Indigenous
Chaudière Falls
Windmill Development Group
First Nations
Algonquin First Nations
Algonquin land claims
Jody Wilson-Raybould
Video of Mr. Cardinal was captured at public art & activism event, OchsFest, held Dec. 19, 2015 Ottawa, ON  
Chaudière Falls
Indigenous
Algonquin
sacred
About 120 people heard speakers and singers raise their voices in support of an Indigenous vision for a waterfall and islands that the City of Ottawa, the... more
Indigenous
sacred
Algonquin
Indigenous rights
ONPoli
ottpoli
Environment
Ontario
Protecting the sacred Chaudière Falls site – Asinabka/Akikodjiwan – from Windmill’s “Zibi” condo development Panel discussion and musical performances. Topics... more
invitation
speakers
Music
panel
October 7, 1763, marked the signing of the British Royal Proclamation, an historic document that legally mandated Canada to recognize Indigenous land rights.... more
Idle No More
#Oct7Proclaim
Indigenous rights
First Nations
Canada