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Meetings this week to address First Nations’ Hog Island claims

Meetings this week to address First Nations' Hog Island claims

Click here to view original web page at Meetings this week to address First Nations’ Hog Island claims The status and significance of Hog Island to First Nations people on P.E.I. will be the subject of a series of public meetings this week. – Contributed The status and significance of …

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Inuk woman biking across Canada to raise awareness of suicide epidemic

Inuk woman biking across Canada to raise awareness of suicide epidemic

Click here to view original web page at Inuk woman biking across Canada to raise awareness of suicide epidemic (Photo via Hannah’s Journey Across Canada GoFundMe page) Hannah Tooktoo started her journey on June 16 in Victoria, B.C. The 24-year-old is originally from Kuujjuaq, an Inuk community of 3,000 in …

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‘Not in My Backyard’: How NIMBYism impacts access to vital support services

‘Not in My Backyard’: How NIMBYism impacts access to vital support services

Click here to view original web page at ‘Not in My Backyard’: How NIMBYism impacts access to vital support services The Thunder Women Healing Lodge Society won approval last month to build a healing lodge in Scarborough for Indigenous women on parole or probation. Two staff with expertise in addictions …

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Fjallraven Kanken 46890

Click here to view original web page at Fjallraven Kanken 46890 The rally and the civil disobedience remained peaceful through the day long event on the Hill. The main message of today’s action is to urge Prime Minister Harper to turn away from a destructive tar sands industry and start …

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Comparative Analysis of Australian Aboriginals, Torres Strait Islanders, and the First Nations of Canada :: Equality Health Human Development Essays

Click here to view original web page at Comparative Analysis of Australian Aboriginals, Torres Strait Islanders, and the First Nations of Canada :: Equality Health Human Development Essays Comparative Analysis of Australian Aboriginals, Torres Strait Islanders, and the First Nations of Canada INTRODUCTION Equality in health implies that ideally everyone …

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Drone Firm Envisions Disruptive and Profitable ‘Railway in the Sky’ Contributed Opinion

Drone Firm Envisions Disruptive and Profitable 'Railway in the Sky' Contributed Opinion

Click here to view original web page at Drone Firm Envisions Disruptive and Profitable ‘Railway in the Sky’ Contributed Opinion I started writing about Drone Delivery Canada Corp. (FLT:TSX.V; TAKOF:OTCQB) two years ago. For nearly six years, the company has been 100% focused on safety, transparency and working collaboratively with …

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Nation-building in the North

Nation-building in the North

Click here to view original web page at Nation-building in the North Nunavut Premier Joe Savikataaq says southern Canada needs to focus on nation-building with the North. (Travis Burke/CBC) Whoever forms government in October needs to take commitments to Canada’s North seriously — not throw money at the problems, says …

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Day eager to take role as PPC candidate in Prince Albert

Day eager to take role as PPC candidate in Prince Albert

Click here to view original web page at Day eager to take role as PPC candidate in Prince Albert Prince Albert PPC candidate Kelly Day (left) addresses supporters while party leader Max Bernier (right) listens. — Jason Kerr/Daily Herald Kelly Day took the long road to becoming a political candidate. …

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The B.C. killings got instant attention, yet crimes against Indigenous women get less. Why?

Click here to view original web page at The B.C. killings got instant attention, yet crimes against Indigenous women get less. Why? Before it became a manhunt , the story was about a young couple in love, murdered during a road trip to visit Canadian national parks. The bodies of …

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Robert F. Kennedy’s granddaughter Saoirse Hill dies at 22

Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter Saoirse Hill dies at 22

Click here to view original web page at Robert F. Kennedy’s granddaughter Saoirse Hill dies at 22 In this Sept. 20, 2016, photo, Saoirse Kennedy Hill, right, granddaughter of Ethel Kennedy and her late husband Robert F. Kennedy, holds a relative’s baby before a ceremony for naming the Robert Kennedy …

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