Indigenous

Beothuk remains returned to Newfoundland after almost two centuries in Scotland

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — The remains of two Indigenous people have been…

 

Trudeau urges patience as Wet’suwet’en mull over proposed land and title deal

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he knows people are impatient…

 

Elected Wet’suwet’en councillor calls for inclusivity in consensus building over deal

VANCOUVER — A Wet’suwet’en elected councillor says she has “high hopes” that…

 

Federal efforts to award contracts to Indigenous businesses hit snags: docs

OTTAWA — A federal push to get more Indigenous-owned businesses to bid…

UPDATED: PHOTOS: Kiya Bruno sings at Hockey Day in Canada

Bruno will also be a keynote speaker at GoGreen Summit in Bali in March

Oilsands producer Cenovus pledges $50 million to build Indigenous housing

CALGARY — Indigenous leaders say they hope other companies will follow the…

Family of Indigenous woman critical of Winnipeg police probe into her death

WINNIPEG — The family of an Indigenous woman found unclothed and injured…

Central Alberta chiefs stand up to drug dealers

O’Chiese and Sunchild bands sign bylaws

Hunger strike ends after agreement reached on Ottawa Indigenous Peoples’ space

OTTAWA — An Algonquin grand chief’s hunger strike is over after an…

Red Deer’s Red Feather Women hope this inquiry will make a difference

Group calls on Canada to enact the 231 changes needed to end the ‘genocide’ of Indigenous women

‘Another step:’ Federal Court judge releases ruling in Cree and Dene

EDMONTON — The Federal Court of Canada says it has issued a…

Indigenous teen’s treatment while disclosing abuse indicative of ‘pattern’

OTTAWA — B.C.’s former child representative Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond says the “heinous”…

Liberals add $4.5B for Indigenous services as reconciliation effort continues

Liberals add $4.5B for Indigenous services as reconciliation effort continues OTTAWA —…

Indigenous poet faces backlash for calling out NHL-themed totem poles

Indigenous Halifax’s former poet laureate says she has received unprecedented online backlash…

No duty to consult Indigenous groups on federal law-making: Supreme Court

Federal ministers drafting legislation do not have a duty to consult Indigenous…

Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada launches, expected to be important learning tool

Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada launches TORONTO — A learning resource described…

Art on Red Deer billboard a reminder of aboriginal women’s strength

Joane Cardinal-Schubert’s image is part of Resilience Project, shown from coast to coast

Indigenous women overrepresented in Vancouver police checks: rights advocates

Indigenous women overrepresented in Vancouver police checks: rights advocates VANCOUVER — Indigenous…

Protest teepees at Saskatchewan legislature staying after meeting with ministers

REGINA — Protesters occupying a growing number of teepees set up across…

High Indigenous prison rate ‘unacceptable’: Supreme Court chief justice

High Indigenous prison rate ‘unacceptable’: Supreme Court chief justice OTTAWA — The…