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BR Marijuana Opioids – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Jan 12, 2018  VANCOUVER – B-C’s former health minister is calling for more research on the effects of cannabis on opioid addictions. Terry Lake oversaw the declaration of a public health emergency in 2016 amid the province’s deadly fentanyl crisis, and is now a vice-president at a medical cannabis company. […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 201813 Views

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National Inquiry announces Interim Executive Director

January 11, 2018 Executive Director Debbie Reid has left the National Inquiry. While we cannot discuss the details of the matter, we thank Debbie for her contributions. We are ensuring that the National Inquiry’s work is not disrupted during this time of transition. Director of Operations Calvin Wong will act as Interim Executive Director effective […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 201814 Views

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Investment in First Nations Policing Welcome Move for First Nation Families and Safety, AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says

January 11, 2018 Investment in First Nations Policing Welcome Move for First Nation Families and Safety, AFN National Chief Bellegarde Says (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says today’s announcement on federal support for the First Nations Policing Program (FNPP) is necessary and critical to ensure safety and security […]

by pmnationtalk on January 11, 201822 Views

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MNBC: Call for Participants for Anti-Racism Focus Group

Jan 10, 2018 Help us take a stand! Métis people encounter racism which often stems from a lack of awareness regarding our distinct language, culture, and heritage. There is also a general misconception that First Nations people’s rights supersede those of the Métis people in Canada and that a hierarchy exists amongst Canada’s Aboriginal groups. […]

by pmnationtalk on January 11, 201814 Views

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Feds boost funding for Indigenous police services – APTN News

January 10, 2018 Policing services in First Nations and Inuit communities will receive a boost in federal dollars starting this spring following years of chronic under-funding. The federal government has earmarked $291 million for the First Nations Policing Program that services more than 450 First Nation and Inuit communities across Canada. “It’s budget has been […]

by ahnationtalk on January 11, 201812 Views

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Federal government to spend $291M over 5 years to improve First Nations policing – CBC

Ottawa is also asking provinces, territories to increase their contributions Jan 10, 2018 The Liberal government is injecting $291 million into policing in First Nations and Inuit communities in Canada over the next five years, following years of complaints and legal challenges from Indigenous police forces that they’ve been chronically underfunded. The federal government ​pays […]

by ahnationtalk on January 10, 201810 Views

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Teenager killed in B.C. First Nation reserve fire – CBC

Police say cause of fire undetermined Jan 09, 2018 A teenage boy is dead following a fire at a Secwepemc First Nation community of Sugar Cane, east of Williams Lake, B.C., on Tuesday. Williams Lake RCMP says its officers were called at 7:35 a.m. PT to assist firefighters from 150 Mile House who were battling […]

by ahnationtalk on January 10, 201810 Views

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A brief look at provincial approaches to recreational marijuana sales – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jan 8, 2018 Saskatchewan is the latest province to outline part of its plan for the sale of cannabis which is to be legalized across the country July 1. Here is a look at other provincial and territorial plans to date: _ British Columbia has set the age of consumption at 19. Retail […]

by ahnationtalk on January 9, 20189 Views

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A candidate for sainthood? Grave of Rose Prince brings pilgrims to former residential school – National Post

Many Indigenous people across B.C. already consider Prince a saint, but it could take the church decades or more to decide FRASER LAKE, B.C. — Rose Prince arrived at the former Lejac Residential School in British Columbia when she was six years old and never left. Her grave site on the grounds of the Catholic-run […]

by ahnationtalk on December 21, 201739 Views

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Indigenous woman’s grave site brings pilgrims to former B.C. residential school – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 20, 2017 4:01 By Dirk Meissner THE CANADIAN PRESS FRASER LAKE, B.C. _ Rose Prince arrived at the former Lejac Residential School in British Columbia when she was six years old and never left. Her grave site on the grounds of the Catholic-run institution at Fraser Lake is all that remains of the school, […]

by pmnationtalk on December 20, 201716 Views

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