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Statement from Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation on racist vandalism

July 05, 2018 KAMLOOPS – Scott Fraser, Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, has issued the following statement on the recent defacing of signs in the Kamloops area: “The Government of British Columbia denounces and condemns in the strongest possible terms the racist vandalism of Secwépemc Nation signs, outside a mushroom picking area near the […]

by pmnationtalk on July 5, 201811 Views

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The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls remains independent and impartial

Official Statement July 4, 2018 The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls remains independent and impartial, and at no time has the Government of Canada interfered with the issuance of subpoenas. The Commissioners can make findings of fact and refer matters. The Commissioners will make their findings on systemic causes of violence […]

by aanationtalk on July 4, 201817 Views

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National MMIWG inquiry ‘speeding towards failure,’ says latest lawyer to resign – APTN News

July 3, 2018 Lawyer Breen Ouellette said it wasn’t the subject matter or long hours that pushed him to resign from the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls. It was a “serious loss of confidence” in leadership – both at the top of the inquiry and with federal officials in charge. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 4, 201821 Views

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147 residential school survivors get final chance to have cases heard – CBC

Cases on brink of being shut out granted reprieve by B.C. judge Jul 03, 2018 More than 100 residential school survivors on the brink of being permanently barred from the compensation process will get a final chance to enter the system that determines payouts for abuse, under a court ruling issued Friday. B.C. Supreme Court […]

by ahnationtalk on July 4, 201812 Views

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UBCIC Condemns Verdict in Jon Styres Murder Trial

(Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, B.C. – June 28, 2018) The Union of BC Indian Chiefs (UBCIC) is shocked and outraged that on June 27th, 2018, 28-year-old Peter Khill, a settler living in Hamilton, Ontario, was found not guilty in the murder of Jonathan Styres, a 29-year-old man from Ohsweken, Ontario, part of the Six Nations reserve. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 3, 201818 Views

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Lawyer with MMIW inquiry resigns, citing government interference – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 3, 2018  VANCOUVER _ A lawyer for the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls has announced he’s resigned, and in a statement cites government interference among his reasons. Breen Ouellette, who worked as a commission counsel for the inquiry at its Vancouver offices, posted online that he resigned […]

by ahnationtalk on July 3, 201815 Views

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Indigenous woman fights to stay in Canada, saying traditional territory is B.C. – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jun 30, 2018  By Amy Smart THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER _ A First Nations woman working to revive a threatened language in her traditional territory of northern British Columbia says she’s being forced to leave the country on Canada Day. Mique’l Dangeli belongs to the Tsimshian First Nation, whose territory straddles the border […]

by ahnationtalk on July 2, 201812 Views

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Overrepresentation of Indigenous Peoples in B.C. corrections system rising, says Statistics Canada report – CBC

Jun 27, 2018 The overrepresentation of Indigenous Peoples in the correctional system in B.C. is increasing, according to the latest Statistics Canada report on adult and youth corrections. The report, comparing last year’s figures to a decade ago, shows that the proportion of Indigenous Peoples in the correctional system has gone up in all categories: […]

by ahnationtalk on June 28, 201816 Views

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BR CRIME Online Beating – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Jun 26, 2018 WINNIPEG – A sentencing hearing will continue today in Winnipeg for a teen convicted in the beating death of a young Indigenous woman where the crime was shared online. The Crown is seeking an adult sentence of seven years in jail while the defence is arguing for […]

by ahnationtalk on June 26, 201831 Views

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RCMP: National Indigenous Peoples Day – Read about some of our projects and initiatives

The RCMP has a proud history of more than 140 years of service to First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities. Today, we work in more than 600 Indigenous communities across Canada. Read about some of our activities and initiatives. An Eagle Staff to honour and acknowledge First Nations people in Canada Staff Sgt. Jeff Poulette […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 201815 Views

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