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Supreme Court of Canada sides with Metis in historic Manitoba land claim dispute | Canada | News | National Post

Supreme Court of Canada sides with Metis in historic Manitoba land claim dispute | Canada | News | National Post | current topic first nation s.l | Scoop.it
The Manitoba Metis Federation has won a victory in a land dispute more than a century in the making
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the meti poeple took 30 years to finally get land back. they worked hard to be able get it. they had lots of troubles getting it, they got the victory. they got the land that they wanted it

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Missing and murdered Aboriginal women in Canada |

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Canadian police and public officials have also long been aware of a pattern of racist, sexist violence against First Nations, Inuit and Metis women in their homes and on the streets. But government response has been ...
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Sinclair & Hunter:Dual Book Launch - Canada First Perspective

Sinclair & Hunter:Dual Book Launch Canada First Perspective There is, however, a critical lack of understanding of this story-centered worldview in Aboriginal studies programs that have been built within the constructs of colonial educational...
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Metis people celebrate supreme court ruling on land - Manitoba - CBC News

Metis people celebrate supreme court ruling on land - Manitoba - CBC News | current topic first nation s.l | Scoop.it
About 100 people greeted Manitoba Metis President David Chartrand at Winnipeg's Richardson International Airport Saturday morning, to celebrate a Supreme Court ruling that found the federal fovernment failed in its land obligations to the Metis...
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almost 1000 meti poeple stood outside a place and demanded they looked at the rights they should get. they should be giving the land back. they should be able to share the land. they should be able to have same ways of the white people

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Aboriginal Education opens doors for the future - Net Newsledger

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Aboriginal Education opens doors for the future Net Newsledger That is why since 2006 our government has taken concrete steps to improve First Nation graduation rates,” states Jan O'Driscoll, a spokesperson for the Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs...
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Why Indigenous Studies Classes Are Even More Important Today ...

Why Indigenous Studies Classes Are Even More Important Today ... | current topic first nation s.l | Scoop.it
Mallory: It is important that both First Nations, Metis and Inuit and Canadian and other non-Aboriginal students take courses in Indigenous Studies. Much of the land that makes up what we now call Canada is treaty territory.
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