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Métis land claim could spark ‘reset’ in relations between Indigenous people and government, says prof

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University of Saskatchewan professor Ken Coates hopes this week’s massive Métis land claim will spark a change in the relationship between governments and Indigenous people. Métis leaders leave Saskatoon’s Court of Queen’s Bench after filing a 120,000 square-kilometre land claim Wednesday. (Matthew Garand/CBC) University of Saskatchewan professor Ken Coates hopes …

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Reunification event brings Dene from around the globe to Calgary

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Hundreds of Dene and Indeh from around the world are gathering in Calgary this week for a historic reunification. Xakiji (Chief) Lee Crowchild of the Tsuut’ina Nation is hosting a Dene reunification event this week. (Rebecca Kelly/CBC) Hundreds of Dene and Indeh from around the world are gathering in Calgary this …

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