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Prominent Indian Country attorney reassigned after #MeToo allegations

INDIANZ.COM - August 31, 2018 - 4:20am
Native women are coming forward with complaints about their treatment at the National Congress of American Indians.

'More was required of Canada': Ruling shows where Ottawa fell short with First Nations on Trans Mountain

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - August 31, 2018 - 4:00am
 Rueben George Tsleil-Waututh

As First Nation appellants celebrated their win at the Federal Court of Appeal on Thursday, they also pointed out the specific failures of the federal government's approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion as confirmed in the ruling.

'I'm elated': First Nations celebrate victory in pipeline case

INDIANZ.COM - August 31, 2018 - 1:51am
Indigenous leaders pulled together a grassroots movement to resist the expansion of the Trans Mountain Pipeline.

Lack of detention facilities in Quebec's North violates charter rights, says Superior Court

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - August 30, 2018 - 5:13pm
Kuujjuaq

People convicted of minor crimes that can result in an intermittent sentence — which are typically served on weekends — would have to pay to fly 1,237 kilometres south to the Amos detention centre each time.

Meet the people trying to de-colonize Innu education in Labrador

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - August 30, 2018 - 4:05pm
Krista Montague

New efforts to bring Innu culture to the classroom are underway in Labrador's Innu communities of Sheshatshiu and Natuashish.

Indigenous trade show aims to connect business, labour in First Nations communities

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - August 30, 2018 - 12:46pm
Aboriginal Business Match

Indigenous communities from as far away as Arizona gathered on a trade floor show in Sudbury for Aboriginal Business Match, an economic development event held in Canada and the U.S.

Ontario chief facing several sexual harassment allegations

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - August 30, 2018 - 12:16pm
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A northern Ontario First Nation organization is investigating several allegations of sexual harassment against Stan Beardy, a former Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) grand chief and current Muskrat Dam Chief, CBC News has learned.

Warm Springs Tribes capture images of first wolf pups

INDIANZ.COM - August 30, 2018 - 12:04pm
Two wolf pups are growing up on the Warm Springs Reservation, in the shadow of iconic Mount Hood in Oregon.

Alberta friendship centres get $400,000 to fight Indigenous opioid crisis

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - August 30, 2018 - 12:02pm
Alberta Health Minister Sarah Hoffman

Centres in Calgary, Lethbridge, Edmonton and Grande Prairie will offer treatment, harm reduction and culturally sensitive services for those suffering from addiction.

'We are winning': Several B.C. First Nations celebrate Trans Mountain victory

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - August 30, 2018 - 11:58am
Tsleil-Waututh Chief Rueben George

Several B.C. First Nations are celebrating the Federal Court of Appeal's ruling this morning that quashed the approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project, while other FIrst Nations still hold hope it will proceed.

Indian activist known for anti-mascot work sentenced for theft

INDIANZ.COM - August 30, 2018 - 11:27am
The former head of the American Indian Education Center will serve four months in prison for stealing $77,000 in federal funds.

New event replaces one that celebrated 'conquest' of Pueblo peoples

INDIANZ.COM - August 30, 2018 - 11:06am
A movement toward reconciliation is taking place after decades of divisiveness in New Mexico's capital city.

Indigenous farmworkers fight for fair working conditions

INDIANZ.COM - August 30, 2018 - 10:16am
Farmworkers created an organic co-op that guarantees fair wages and healthy working conditions while preserving indigenous heritage.

'Go in peace': Arizona says goodbye to the late John McCain

INDIANZ.COM - August 30, 2018 - 9:54am
An American flag draped the casket of John McCain – sailor and senator, husband and father.

Key Trans Mountain decision coming today from Federal Court of Appeal

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - August 30, 2018 - 8:56am
KINDER MORGAN Trans Mountain Expansion Project

The long-delayed Trans Mountain expansion pipeline faces a crucial decision from the Federal Court of Appeal today as Indigenous groups battle to block further construction, saying they weren't adequately consulted by Ottawa before the project was given the green light.

Trump administration restricts tribal involvement at Bears Ears

INDIANZ.COM - August 30, 2018 - 6:28am
The Trump administration continues to dismantle the Bears Ears National Monument despite objections from tribes.

With new coding skills, Tobique students help create knowledge map

CBC ABORIGINAL NEWS - August 30, 2018 - 6:00am
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A Tobique First Nation group has enlisted students in an innovative way to share Indigenous knowledge of traditional lands. They've created an app, which plots out the area and invites people to explore it electronically for detail and stories.

Cheyenne and Arapaho veteran lands big assignment in nation's capital

INDIANZ.COM - August 30, 2018 - 3:07am
Harvey Pratt and his design team -- his wife and son -- are creating the National Native American Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

'We're just outnumbered and out-moneyed': Fort Peck Tribes fight Keystone XL

INDIANZ.COM - August 30, 2018 - 2:30am
The Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes say the Keystone XL Pipeline threatens their drinking water, and their way of life.

Pow Wow Chat – August 30, 2018

POWWOWS.COM - August 29, 2018 - 10:13pm

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