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Activist Communique: Metis court case to re-open the rebellion ...

Activist Communique: Metis court case to re-open the rebellion ... | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
The Supreme Court case is the Manitoba Métis Federation's last legal attempt to right what it calls the "betrayal of a generation of Métis children, who lost their land and birthright." The case was originally launched in 1981 and ...
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Canada: Inuit Housing Crisis Is Ongoing And Is Affecting A Whole ...

Canada: Inuit Housing Crisis Is Ongoing And Is Affecting A Whole ... | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Report on the ongoing Inuit housing crisis in Canada and impacts to Inuit families and children.
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Native students doing poorly at city high schools - Calgary Herald

Native students doing poorly at city high schools - Calgary Herald | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Native students doing poorly at city high schoolsCalgary HeraldNew figures from the Calgary Board of Education show that during each of the past three years, an average 12.9 per cent of First Nations, Metis and Inuit students abandoned their studies.
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Tim Harper: 'History on trial' in Manitoba Métis land case - Toronto Star

Tim Harper: 'History on trial' in Manitoba Métis land case - Toronto Star | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Tim Harper: 'History on trial' in Manitoba Métis land caseToronto StarThe country's highest court will hear arguments on a Métis land deal from 1870, an unfinished piece of Confederation that hinges on a promise John A.
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Attawapiskat First Nation's call for help prompts action : Breaking ...

Breaking News contains Canadian News,Canadian breaking news.
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First Nations housing in dire need of overhaul | National Aboriginal ...

First Nations housing in dire need of overhaul | National Aboriginal ... | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
First Nations housing in dire need of overhaul | National Aboriginal Health Organization (NAHO)National Aboriginal Health Organization (NAHO)...
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On November 18, 1885 – Louis Riel a leader for Métis, was ...

Here are some excerpts from news articles that discuss the impact that Louis Riel and his execution had on the Métis people of today: REGINA - The Metis.
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Collections take a hard look at Canadian history, nature

Collections take a hard look at Canadian history, nature | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Metis poet Gregory Scofield imagines his way into the heart and mind of that most wonderfully contentious of Canadian historical figures, Louis Riel, to write poems in his voice.
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Aboriginal people harder hit by economic downturn - Globe and Mail

Aboriginal people harder hit by economic downturn - Globe and Mail | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Globe and MailAboriginal people harder hit by economic downturnGlobe and MailBecause we are dealing already with some pretty horrific socio-economic gaps,” said Kelly Lendsay, president and CEO of the Saskatoon-based Aboriginal Human Resources...
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Metis Ring Songs Downloads

Get For Free Metis Ring Songs Downloads, Listen Now, Mp3 Downloads Links, Read comments, saerch lyrics for Metis Ring, watch Video Clip.
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Assembly of First Nations National Chief Calls for Transformative Change ... - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Calls for Transformative Change ... - Canada NewsWire (press release) | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Assembly of First Nations National Chief Calls for Transformative Change ...Canada NewsWire (press release)25, 2011 /CNW/ - As provincial and territorial health ministers meet in Halifax today, Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Shawn...
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Global Warming Threatens Inuit Ancient Traditions In Greenland

Global Warming Threatens Inuit Ancient Traditions In Greenland | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Traditional ways of life in polar regions may disappear within 25 years, according to an academic who spent a year living in one of the world's most remote regions.
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Narwhal tusk ban upsets Inuit

Narwhal tusk ban upsets Inuit | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
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An Inuit group is angry that Ottawa imposed a ban on narwhal tusks in Nunavut without first consulting the people that live there.
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Métis author helps to empower women - Your Ottawa Region

Métis author helps to empower women - Your Ottawa Region | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Métis author helps to empower womenYour Ottawa RegionCindy Gaudet is a Métis author who recently wrote a book designed to help empower young girls and women called Moon Time Prayer.
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Best Practices in Public Education Across Canada: The Urban ...

Best Practices in Public Education Across Canada: The Urban ... | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
... collaboration with Lakehead University and the Ontario Public School Boards' Association, the goal of the project was to develop innovative approaches to meet the needs of First Nation, Métis and Inuit students living in large urban centres.
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Climate change poses health threats in Arctic | Inuit Tuttarvingat

Climate change poses health threats in Arctic | Inuit Tuttarvingat | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Climate change poses health threats in Arctic | Inuit TuttarvingatInuit Tuttarvingat.
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VIDEO: Trying to save an Inuit language | Gren Land Web ...

A researcher from Cambridge University has spent a year in a remote part of Greenland to try to save an Inuit language. The Inugguit dialect is passed from generation to generation through stories and music.
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Book of the year award goes to “The Qalupalik” - Nunatsiaq News

Book of the year award goes to “The Qalupalik” - Nunatsiaq News | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
Book of the year award goes to “The Qalupalik”Nunatsiaq NewsQuill and Quire, a Canadian magazine of book news and reviews, chose the Inuit legend as one of five children's stories to receive the distinction.
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Video: Incredible Inuit hunt mussels under sea ice | Nunavut

Video: Incredible Inuit hunt mussels under sea ice | Nunavut | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
I just had to post this BBC video I came across a few months ago while researching the Inuit settlements of northern Quebec.
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Shame on Canada. Attawapiskat First Nation: Community in Crisis ...

Shame on Canada. Attawapiskat First Nation: Community in Crisis ... | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
It's been three weeks since Attawapiskat First Nation declared a state of emergency. Since that time, not a single federal or provincial official has even bothered to visit the community. No aid agencies have stepped forward.
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Occupy Attawapiskat – A First Nation Housing Crisis « Michon Control

Occupy Attawapiskat – A First Nation Housing Crisis « Michon Control | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
As you may have read or heard in the media, the Attawapiskat First Nation located on the James Bay Coast in Ontario is in dire need – yet again – of proper housing as another cold Canadian winter sets in.
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When we know better, we do better. - BCLocalNews

When we know better, we do better.BCLocalNewsFor example, we now use the term First Nations, Inuit or Metis to describe Aboriginal persons here in Canada. We do not use the terms Native or American Indian.
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Aboriginal Affairs Minister dispatches team to Attawapiskat - Globe and Mail

Aboriginal Affairs Minister dispatches team to Attawapiskat - Globe and Mail | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
CBC.caAboriginal Affairs Minister dispatches team to AttawapiskatGlobe and MailMonique Sutherland, the housing manager for the Attawapiskat First Nation, said she had not been told officially that federal representatives would be paying her...
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NationTalk.ca - Statement from the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs, Kathleen Wynne, on the situation in Attawapiskat First Nation. - Politics - Native Newswire

Statement from the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs, Kathleen Wynne, on the situation in Attawapiskat First Nation.; Aboriginal; Inuit; Métis; First Nation; NationTalk (PR: Statement from the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs, Kathleen Wynne, on the situation...
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Global Warming Threatens Ancient Inuit Traditions | Eco News Bits

Global Warming Threatens Ancient Inuit Traditions | Eco News Bits | Aboriginal Perspectives | Scoop.it
New post: Global Warming Threatens Ancient Inuit Traditions http://t.co/P8vY4q0C...
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