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'It's not fair': Cree council calls referendum on controversial powwow

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 6, 2018 - 11:11am
Susan Esau

In a move threatening to divide neighbours in a small Cree village in Quebec, residents are being asked to vote on whether a traditional powwow should be allowed to go ahead.

Mallory Black: Seeing someone new? Watch out for these red flags

INDIANZ.COM - September 6, 2018 - 10:43am
While you and your partner might be having fun getting to know each other, it’s important to watch for certain behaviors when dating someone new.

'Historical injustices': Bill seeks study of treaty claims

INDIANZ.COM - September 6, 2018 - 10:23am
A new bill in Congress is offering some hope for communities in New Mexico who land was supposed to be protected by treaty.

MP Robert-Falcon Ouellette sleeps in Winnipeg's Central Park in response to spike in crime

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 6, 2018 - 10:22am
Robert Falcon-Ouellette

Robert-Falcon Ouellette spent two shivery nights sleeping inside a teepee in a downtown Winnipeg park to get a better sense of the challenges facing the community when it comes to crime and drug use.

B.C. First Nations ban moose hunt after wildfires destroy habitats

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 6, 2018 - 10:14am
Moose Hunt

Two First Nations governments in the B.C. Interior are joining together to ban all limited-entry hunting for moose in their respective territories, while accusing the province of not taking effective action to protect the animals.

Arne Vainio: Walking in the footsteps of my grandmother

INDIANZ.COM - September 6, 2018 - 9:19am
My grandmother dared to cross an ocean alone and she worked and struggled and saved so someone in her family could someday get ahead.

Tribes report rise in revenues at gaming facilities in New Mexico

INDIANZ.COM (gaming) - September 6, 2018 - 8:46am
Tribal gaming is on the rise in New Mexico, with one expert calling the growth surprisingly positive.

'I had my eyes opened': Indigenous curriculum enriches lives of B.C. and international students

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 6, 2018 - 8:30am
Annika Szarka indigenous curriculum

B.C. and international students from the Langley Fine Arts School say studying Indigenous culture in high school changed their approach to education and Canadian history.

Oglala Sioux Tribe continues fight against uranium mining

INDIANZ.COM - September 6, 2018 - 8:25am
The world's largest uranium producer is seeking to expand operations near the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Jeffrey Whalen: We are living in third world conditions in America

INDIANZ.COM - September 6, 2018 - 8:10am
We don’t have good, sound financial decisions being made by the leaders of the Oglala Sioux Tribe.

Priceless Pacific Northwest artifacts believed lost in Brazil's devastating museum fire

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 6, 2018 - 8:00am
UBC Amour

A curator from the University of British Columbia's Museum of Anthropology says priceless Pacific Northwest artifacts may be among the items lost in the fire that destroyed the National Museum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday.

1st Indigenous-focused panel a learning opportunity for London, Ont., political candidates, officials say

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 6, 2018 - 5:02am
FN focus panel

A handful of mayoral candidates along with those running in wards 4, 11 and 13 were invited to speak on Wednesday at the first Indigenous-focused panel at the N’Amerind Friendship Centre. Those wards are said to have a high percentage of Indigenous populations.

Kahnawake Survival School marks 40 years since student walkout over Bill 101

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 6, 2018 - 5:00am
Kahnawake Survival School

On Sept. 6, 1978, Kahnawake parents pulled 300 students out of a nearby high school in protest of Quebec's Charter of the French Language.

Indigenous Games chef de mission excited to showcase Mi'kma'ki

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 6, 2018 - 5:00am
GAMES-INDIGENOUS

Levi Denny, the newly appointed chef de mission for Team Mi'kmaw Nova Scotia for the 2020 North American Indigenous Games in Halifax, is excited the event is being hosted for the first time in the traditional ancestral territory of the Mi'kmaq.

Leader of Bureau of Indian Education was investigated for misconduct

INDIANZ.COM - September 6, 2018 - 2:45am
Two new reports detail 'unusual' and questionable behavior by the highest-ranking education official at the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Cherokee Nation’s Wayne Garner Band a country music hit!

POWWOWS.COM - September 5, 2018 - 8:37pm

Cherokee Nation’s Wayne Garner Band a country music hit!Wayne Garner has been singing country since he was a young boy. Wayne is Keetoowah Band of the  Cherokee Nation and grew up with his parents in a Choctaw community listening to old school Country music by the greats like.....

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Focus on Indigenous concerns needed in Quebec election campaign, says First Nations leader

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 5, 2018 - 7:16pm
ELXN Que Ungava Riding 20180904

Ahead of the Oct. 1 election, some northern residents say the leaders' promises don't really penetrate a riding that covers about one-half of the province's land mass.

Vancouver Island school children get their hands dirty learning SENĆOŦEN language

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 5, 2018 - 4:04pm
gardening class

Students at one Vancouver Island school are taking immersive language learning a step further — and getting their hands dirty practising SENĆOŦEN, one of the Coast Salish group of languages.

Northern Saskatchewan schools short 14 teachers this year and feeling the pinch

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - September 5, 2018 - 3:35pm
Churchill Community High School

The Northern Lights School Division was 14 teachers short on the first day of school this year.

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