Demands have not changed; RCMP confirms reinforcements arriving; hunger strikes add urgency to meeting with government.
For all the negative things it will do to our province, the Liberals’ austerity budget is bringing people together in a very meaningful way.
More Indigenous women have been murdered since Labrador Inuk Loretta Saunders was found dead alongside a highway in N.B. last February. But Canada still refuses to launch a national public inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women, many say because acknowledging the roots of the problem would mean naming colonialism.
Revelations of federal government surveillance of protests and public lectures may hint at the Harper government’s sense of “vulnerability”, says MUN grad student
As the number of missing and murdered aboriginal women in Canada continues to rise at an alarming rate, people, human rights groups and politicians strengthen the call for a national public inquiry
Rex’s latest rant comes from a place of fear. It’s a place that other Canadians must not hesitate to confront.
What the violence in Elsipogtog and the show of support from coast to coast means for our community
Exploding onto the North American and global music scene with a powerful, innovative sound, Aboriginal DJ collective ‘A Tribe Called Red’ is creating a soundtrack for the “urban Aboriginal experience” and providing inspiration for Turtle Island’s civil rights movement.
After all, they let us get away with a lot
The swift slide from unreasonable to mad
Some notes from the Jan. 19 show at Mile One Centre…
Co-founder and lead singer Greg Keelor talks about the band’s early years, the Idle No More movement and his support for native rights. They play St. John’s on Saturday.
A little story about joining Canada, promises unkept, the erosion of our sovereignty, and redefining our future together
A tragic irony at Christmas time…
A conversation with Newfoundland’s most adored folk songwriter Amelia Curran, whose new album ‘Spectators’ isn’t only lyrically and sonically captivating, it’s also incredibly relevant.