First Nations

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On October 30th 2017, descendants from an Indian community located adjacent the Chaudiere falls in Gatineau, Quebec, hand delivered legal notice to Canada (... more
Kana:tso
Truth & Reconciliation
First Nations
Mohawk
AANDC
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April fool’s Day – Catholic Style I’m doubt if religious bureaucrats are better qualified than so-called laypeople to offer philosophical commentary based on... more
religious pablum
Archbishop Terrence Prendergast
First Nations
Pope Francis
Roman Catholic Church
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Since my youth, I have been told stories about my Indigenous heritage and origins from Kana:tso, today's Chaudiere falls. My families historical rights baring... more
Kana:tso
Chaudière Falls
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
Ottawa
Gatineau
Mohawk
First Nations
Jason Arbour
cdnpoli
ottpoli
Canada 150 has come and gone…Canada 15, 000 lives on. Having covered a range of Canada 150 celebration events, I decided to create my own project, the... more
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
ottawa photograph
ottawa photographer
First Nations
Canadian History
Dear Mr. Dumont, Let me share some 'settler' logic with you: When you attack the messenger you discredit yourself and you make it clear to everyone reading it ... more
First Nations
Jason Arbour
Mohawk
Algonquin Anishinaabeg
Algonquin land claims
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
Albert Dumont
cdnpoli
ottpoli
It may surprise Ottawans to know that there once existed an Indian Reservation in the heart of Canada's capital region. Please allow me the privilege of... more
Indian land claims
Kana:tso
Mohawk
Hull
Gatineau
First Nations
Indian Reservation
NCC
Jason Arbour
Canada
cdnpoli
A large percentage of the Canadian population has no historical knowledge that there once existed an Indian Reservation at the sacred Chaudiere Falls, that... more
Dr. Malloch
Smallpox
Aboriginal
Chaudière Falls
Canadian History
Kana:tso
Indian Reservation
Gatineau
Hull
Cultural genocide
Mohawk
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Algonquin Anishinabe Nation files Aboriginal Title Claim to Ottawa Lands OTTAWA, 08-December-2016: The Algonquin Anishinabe Nation filed... more
Algonquin First Nations
land claims
First Nations treaties
First Nations
Ottawa
Ottawa Valley
Algonquin Anishinaabe-kwe
unceded
Ottawa River
Chief Jean-Guy Whiteduck
Kitigan Zibi
Algonquin Anishinabe
Parliament Hill
Supreme Court of Canada
Library and Archives Canada
LeBreton Flats
Canada
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
Last summer I visited South Korea for a month and was blown away by many things, especially how technologically advanced they are, how well they care for their... more
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
First Nations
Algonquin First Nations
NCC
cdnpoli
June 17th: Spiritual Algonquin Grandmothers invite all Nations, people & Inter-Faith communities to a massive sacred walk with our special guests, the Cree... more
Chaudière Falls
Chaudière sacred islands & falls
Sacred Space
Algonquin First Nations
First Nations
City of Ottawa
Victoria Island
Ottawa
Canada
"We are all upset here," said Shawna MacInnis, who lives in Winneway, QC with her partner and three children. "We went to Ottawa last weekend and came back to... more
First Nation
Education
Quebec
Algonquin
North Bay
Winneway
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
As a physician, I am greatly concerned about a glaring omission in the current discourse about natural gas and oil pipelines, which is the potential threat to... more
LNG
Petronas
Pipelines
Pollution
Occupational Health Hazards
Public health
Particulates
Acid Rain
Sulfur Dioxide
Carbon Monoxide
Emissions
harmful effects
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

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