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Search for missing Mount Allison student expands - CBC News

Search for missing Mount Allison student expands - CBC News | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it

"Christopher Metallic, 20, was last seen in Sackville early Sunday morning, following a party.

Metallic is described as being aboriginal, six feet tall, 180 pounds, with short dark hair and glasses.

He was last seen wearing a shiny bright blue sweater, jeans and possibly flip flops.

Anyone with information is asked to call RCMP 1-888-506-7267 (RCMP)."

 

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Exquisitely Crafted Designs by Becki Bitternose at Couture Fashion Week

Exquisitely Crafted Designs by Becki Bitternose at Couture Fashion Week | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
In her debut at Couture Fashion Week NY, Canadian designer Becki Bitternose will present the latest collection for her PlayBuffalo label on the runway.
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Kickstarter Campaign Launches for Native American Comics Anthology

Kickstarter Campaign Launches for Native American Comics Anthology | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
AH Comics, the publisher of 2015 SLJ Best Book Moonshot Vol. 1, has spearheaded a crowdsourced funding campaign to finance the second installment of the award-winning anthology of Native American comics.
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U of T hires librarian to work with Indigenous students

The University of Toronto has hired a new librarian to work one-on-one with Indigenous students and to help grow the university’s Indigenous collection as part of U of T's commitment to the federal Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action.
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12yo raises almost $3,000 for Indigenous Literacy Foundation

12yo raises almost $3,000 for Indigenous Literacy Foundation | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
While travelling in the NT last year, Brisbane student Sam Giles was shocked to learn about Indigenous literacy levels so he decided to do something about it.
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6 Upcoming Blockbuster Native Film Performances and Projects to Get Excited About

6 Upcoming Blockbuster Native Film Performances and Projects to Get Excited About | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
6 big upcoming Native Film performances and projects to REALLY get excited about
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'Drop the Pringles and let's jingle:' Powwow sweat video

'Drop the Pringles and let's jingle:' Powwow sweat video | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Have you ever wanted to learn powwow dancing? A new video series produced by Coeur d’Alene Tribe in Idaho is turning traditional powwow dances into workouts.
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Zoe Saldana producing film on Canada's missing indigenous women

Zoe Saldana producing film on Canada's missing indigenous women | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Gone Missing weaves together the story of three families affected since as many as 4,000 indigenous women have disappeared or been killed
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Reissues of historical works can be important windows to our past, but can also be fraught with problems | Quill and Quire

Reissues of historical works can be important windows to our past, but can also be fraught with problems | Quill and Quire | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Reissuing historical books can provide a window through which to view the past. But many of these books can be… Read More »
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Nouveau programme à l'Université de la Saskatchewan | Pour faire un monde | ICI Radio-Canada Première

Nouveau programme à l'Université de la Saskatchewan | Pour faire un monde | ICI Radio-Canada Première | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Nouveau programme à l'Université de la Saskatchewan
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Why every Canadian should attend a powwow: Drew Hayden Taylor explains the spirit of the gathering

Why every Canadian should attend a powwow: Drew Hayden Taylor explains the spirit of the gathering | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Thousands of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canadians visit powwows each summer.
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St. Thomas University - Fredericton, NB Canada

St. Thomas University - Fredericton, NB Canada | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Joleen Paul is graduating with her Bachelor of Education degree and is now in a unique position to benefit her First Nations community. Paul was recently granted permission by the Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development to have her First Nation’s language of Maliseet recognized as a public school teachable subject. This will allow the language to be maintained within the province as it’s passed on to new generations of readers, writers, and speakers.
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Heritage Minutes: Chanie Wenjack

The story of Chanie "Charlie" Wenjack, whose death sparked the first inquest into the treatment of Indigenous children in Canadian residential schools. Th
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How a library helped Richard Wagamese become a writer

How a library helped Richard Wagamese become a writer | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Indigenous author Richard Wagamese discovered literature when he stepped into the library for the first time as a homeless teenager.
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Ottawa appuie une demande de rapatriement de restes de Béothuks

Ottawa appuie une demande de rapatriement de restes de Béothuks | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Le gouvernement du Canada ajoute sa voix à celles à Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador qui demandent le rapatriement des restes de deux Béothuks conservés dans un musée en Écosse.
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The difference between "Latino" and "Hispanic" in one cartoon

The difference between "Latino" and "Hispanic" in one cartoon | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Many people don't know when to say "Hispanic" and when to say "Latino." So I drew a comic to explain the difference.
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Concert-goers wearing imitation war paint 'really insulting,' poet laureate says

Concert-goers wearing imitation war paint 'really insulting,' poet laureate says | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Halifax's poet laureate asks, 'Would you wear blackface to a Beyonce concert? Why is it okay to wear redface to a A Tribe Called Red concert?'
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Recours collectif de milliers d'autochtones mis en adoption

Recours collectif de milliers d'autochtones mis en adoption | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
La cour supérieure de l'Ontario entendra aujourd'hui le recours collectif de 16 000 survivants autochtones au sujet de leur adoption par des familles blanches de 1965 à 1984. La poursuite de 1,36 milliard de dollars concerne le rôle que le gouvernement fédéral a joué dans l'opération « Sixties scoop » qui visait à faciliter leur insertion dans la société canadienne.
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Children's Programs for Aboriginal History Month

Children's Programs for Aboriginal History Month | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
In Canada, June is Aboriginal History Month and June 21, 2016, was National Aboriginal Day. Every year, public libraries across Canada celebrate our First Nations' cultures and accomplishments.
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The First-Ever Indigenous Comic Con Puts Native Artists in the Spotlight

The First-Ever Indigenous Comic Con Puts Native Artists in the Spotlight | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
From November 18-20, Indigenous Comic Con will bring together native artists at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque.
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Immersion-style language education for First Nations students needed

Immersion-style language education for First Nations students needed | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Eleven First Nations language immersion teachers spent Thursday at St. Mary's First Nation learning about Indigenous immersion classes.
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The shame of skirt shaming - June 2016

The shame of skirt shaming - June 2016 | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Not long ago my partner was attending an Aboriginal healing function when she found out there was going to be a women’s ceremony included, one that she had not been told about in advance.... Her immediate first thought dealt with the fact she hadn’t brought along the proper attire, specifically a long skirt that fell to her ankles.  It is usually what is worn by women to take part in such spiritual ceremonies
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A Tribe Called Red - The Manawan Session

Have a behind the scenes look at A Tribe Called Red work with Black Bear, an Indigenous drum group from Manawan, Atikamekw Nation in Quebec, Canada. Witnes
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New Zealand: Maori pop song with serious message knocks Justin Timberlake off No 1

New Zealand: Maori pop song with serious message knocks Justin Timberlake off No 1 | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Maimoatia – which means Cherish It – features Maori singers asking Kiwis to talk and sing in their native tongue to save it
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Neal McLeod's mission to help the Cree language thrive, one Star Wars reference at a time

Neal McLeod's mission to help the Cree language thrive, one Star Wars reference at a time | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
This month, indigenous Canadian educators Neal McLeod and Arok Wolvengrey released a new book called "100 Days of Cree," with Cree translations for everything from Star Wars characters to Johnny Cash lyrics. Neal tells Brent Bambury about his efforts to expand the Cree language for the 21st century.
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This Is What Happens When Indigenous Artists Do Their Own Appropriating

This Is What Happens When Indigenous Artists Do Their Own Appropriating | AboriginalLinks LiensAutochtones | Scoop.it
Sage Paul of the Setsuné Fashion Incubator talks about Indian Giver, an art show addressing cultural appropriation through fashion and wearable art.
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