Gerald Stanley Verdict Prompts Call To Action From Aboriginal Politicians The farmer was found not guilty of second-degree murder in the 2016 death of Colten Boushie, of Red Pheasant First Nation

Paquette, A. (2018). Gerald Stanley Verdict Prompts Call to Action from Aboriginal Politicians: The farmer was found not guilty of second-degree murder in the 2016 death of Colten Boushie, of Red Pheasant First Nation. Huff Post. Retrieved from http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2018/02/12/gerald-stanley-verdict-call-to-action_a_23359602/.   read more at: http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2018/02/12/gerald-stanley-verdict-call-to-action_a_23359602/   Aaron Paquette@aaronpaquette Replying to @aaronpaquette 14. At least it’s a start. The weary, well trod path of anger and fighting … Continue reading Gerald Stanley Verdict Prompts Call To Action From Aboriginal Politicians The farmer was found not guilty of second-degree murder in the 2016 death of Colten Boushie, of Red Pheasant First Nation

Colten Boushie Day Of Action Sees Rallies Across Canada After Gerard Stanley Acquittal #JusticeForColten 835

By Sima Shakeri read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2018/02/10/rallies-take-place-after-gerard-stanley-acquitted-of-colten-boushies-death_a_23358306/?utm_campaign=canada_newsletter   How do you feel about this verdict? How was Colten’s trial impacted by  the way Indigenous people are viewed in Canada? Call us Thurs. 5:30 pm 780492-2577 ext. 1 Win Prizes!   https://midnightshine.bandcamp.com/album/midnight-shine   Gerald Stanley Verdict Prompts Call To Action From Aboriginal Politicians The farmer was found not guilty of second-degree murder in the 2016 death of Colten … Continue reading Colten Boushie Day Of Action Sees Rallies Across Canada After Gerard Stanley Acquittal #JusticeForColten 835

Ottawa’s promise to fix First Nations water crisis still falling short: report

Suzuki Foundation says there’s been some improvement, but more work still needed on funding, regulations By Jorge Barrera, CBC News Posted: Feb 08, 2018 read more at:  http://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/david-suzuki-foundation-first-nations-water-report-1.4525456 https://midnightshine.bandcamp.com/album/midnight-shine Liberals move to protect more fish by overhauling Harper-era reforms Government spending $284.2M to restore lost protections and introduce new ones read more at: http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/fisheries-act-overhaul-1.4522472     Ottawa to scrap National Energy Board, overhaul environmental assessment process for major projects … Continue reading Ottawa’s promise to fix First Nations water crisis still falling short: report

TAKING THE HIGH ROAD: Midnight Shine’s third album reaching new heights

https://midnightshine.bandcamp.com/album/midnight-shine   TAKING THE HIGH ROAD: Midnight Shine’s third album reaching new heights   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 5, 2018 (Attawapiskat ON via Winnipeg MB) — It’s a little bit cliché to say it’s been a long road for Midnight Shine to get here. It’s a little bit ironic, too, considering they come from places you can’t even get to by roads… The roots/rockers who have been lighting up the … Continue reading TAKING THE HIGH ROAD: Midnight Shine’s third album reaching new heights

Minister of Indigenous Affairs promises that the federal government will cover costs for to improve the health of First Nations Children & Youth

  Letters are being sent this morning to all 105 First Nations Child and Family Services agencies, informing them that the federal government will immediately begin to cover agencies’ actual costs for prevention, intake and investigation, legal fees, building repairs, among others, and will be reimbursing these costs retroactively to January 26, 2016.  Read More at: https://www.canada.ca/en/indigenous-services-canada/news/2018/02/statement_by_ministerphilpottonthefebruary1canadianhumanrightstr.html   Jordan Anderson is seen in this 2003 … Continue reading Minister of Indigenous Affairs promises that the federal government will cover costs for to improve the health of First Nations Children & Youth

Next phase of Shoal Lake 40’s ‘Freedom Road’ construction set to begin

read more at: http://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/shoal-lake-manitoba-freedom-road-construction-1.4510786 By Jorge Barrera, CBC News WHAT SHOULD BE ON FREEDOM ROAD CALL US 780-492-2577 EXT. 1 THURS 5:30 PM WIN PRIZES! https://player.vimeo.com/video/21102207 <p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/21102207″>’murundak – songs of freedom’ – Official Trailer</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/user1771766″>Daybreak Films</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>”> <p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/21102207″>’murundak – songs of freedom’ – Official Trailer</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/user1771766″>Daybreak Films</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/BCuayGvy3i8&#8243; frameborder=”0″ allow=”autoplay; encrypted-media” allowfullscreen></iframe>iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/w3TpDQ0vsB4&#8243; … Continue reading Next phase of Shoal Lake 40’s ‘Freedom Road’ construction set to begin

Hear Grand Chief Stewart Phillip speak about Site C this weekend live or by live-stream go to links in text below!

Dear Anna and Figgy Tunes, Many of the allies in the fight against Site C spent the holidays planning an important event. The Site C Summit – Accountability and Action will take place this coming weekend in Victoria, BC. Saturday is sold out but you can still attend the Friday program, or watch via live stream via these links on YouTube and FaceBook. There’s an amazing line-up of speakers, you won’t want to miss … Continue reading Hear Grand Chief Stewart Phillip speak about Site C this weekend live or by live-stream go to links in text below!