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Native American Flash Mob Round Dance Takes Over Mall of America - COLORLINES

Native American Flash Mob Round Dance Takes Over Mall of America - COLORLINES | First Nations | Scoop.it
The flash mob was part of a series of actions to call attention to a recent bill (C45) passed by the Canadian Parliament.
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Eagleboy Designs - Terrance Henry Booth, Jr.

Eagleboy Designs - Terrance Henry Booth, Jr. | First Nations | Scoop.it
Freelance in Graphic Design/Photography/Artist. Commissioned based work in Native Art.
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Thundering Nations: Dance Troupe Hosts Cultural Awareness Events

Thundering Nations: Dance Troupe Hosts Cultural Awareness Events | First Nations | Scoop.it
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There is a dire need to educate non-natives who have misunderstanding about being Native. 

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Yukon First Nations hope display can bring healing - CBC.ca

Yukon First Nations hope display can bring healing - CBC.ca | First Nations | Scoop.it
A group of Yukon women contributed beading to the approximately 1,800 moccasin tops in the Walking With Our Sisters travelling installation on display at the Kwanlin Dun Culture Centre in Whitehorse.
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First Nations languages part of global study on how kids learn mother tongue - CTV News

First Nations languages part of global study on how kids learn mother tongue - CTV News | First Nations | Scoop.it
Three indigenous languages still spoken in Canada are among a group being studied as researchers attempt to understand how children around the world learn their vastly different mother tongues.
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Sagkeeng First Nation has most unsolved cases of missing or murdered indigenous women

Sagkeeng First Nation has most unsolved cases of missing or murdered indigenous women | First Nations | Scoop.it
Manitoba's Sagkeeng First Nation has the highest number of cases of unsolved missing and murdered indigenous women in Canada.
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Top 5 Spring Aboriginal Adventures - Aboriginal Tourism BC

Top 5 Spring Aboriginal Adventures - Aboriginal Tourism BC | First Nations | Scoop.it
Visitors to BC can participate in a number of activities this Spring, ranging from storm watching to cultural discoveries.

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Terrance H BoothSr's insight:

Tribes can use cultural tourism to help improve their local economy just being themselves.  The Alaska Native Cultural Heritage Center is busy year around off season from tourism it creates cultural awareness. 

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Daphne Bramham: A house of healing for young aboriginal women closes - Vancouver Sun

Daphne Bramham: A house of healing for young aboriginal women closes - Vancouver Sun | First Nations | Scoop.it
For 12 years, aboriginal girls with no other place to go in Vancouver found safe haven at Young Wolves Lodge. The lodge was unique.

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A/Prof Jon Willis's curator insight, March 30, 8:16 PM

Not just in Australia

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Suffer the Little Children: Genocide, Indigenous Nations and the Canadian State / Starblanket

Suffer the Little Children: Genocide, Indigenous Nations and the Canadian State / Starblanket | First Nations | Scoop.it
Tamara Starblanket's book provides a much needed examination and critique of the 'residential school' system that forcibly transferred Indigenous children from their families, communities, and nations into institutions run by the colonizer state;in...

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Canadians Are Sending Care Packages To Fight High Northern Prices

Canadians Are Sending Care Packages To Fight High Northern Prices | First Nations | Scoop.it
Nobody should have to pay $28 for a head of cabbage anywhere — let alone in Canada.

That's the belief that drives Jennifer Gwilliam, who spends her days organizing food care packages for people she's never met. But she's not even sending aid...
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Eagle Aerie Gallery - The Art of Roy Henry Vickers

Eagle Aerie Gallery - The Art of Roy Henry Vickers | First Nations | Scoop.it
Canadian artist Roy Henry Vickers is best known around the world for his limited edition prints. He is also an accomplished carver, design adviser of prestigious public spaces, a sought-after keynote speaker, and publisher/author of several successful books. Roy's Eagle Aerie Gallery showcases his work.
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School uses Indigenous culture to help at risk youth

School uses Indigenous culture to help at risk youth | First Nations | Scoop.it
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A high school in Edmonton is taking a different approach to teaching at risk youth.
It’s providing students wtih one on one time and is catering to each student’s individual need.
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Alert Bay: A Powerhouse of Aboriginal Culture

Alert Bay: A Powerhouse of Aboriginal Culture | First Nations | Scoop.it
Experience the history and heritage of the area, and the challenges that the people of Alert Bay have had to overcome.

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Exclusive: See the cover of Wab Kinew's upcoming memoir

Exclusive: See the cover of Wab Kinew's upcoming memoir | First Nations | Scoop.it
CBC Books is excited to reveal the cover of Canada Reads host Wab Kinew's upcoming memoir, The Reason You
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B.C. treaty process too slow say governments, native leaders

B.C. treaty process too slow say governments, native leaders | First Nations | Scoop.it
Songhees First Nation Chief Ron Sam speaking at the signing ceremony for the Te’mexw Agreement in Principle Treaty on April 9, 2015.
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Two BC First Nations groups hope to face federal government in court over ... - Vancouver Sun

Two BC First Nations groups hope to face federal government in court over ... - Vancouver Sun | First Nations | Scoop.it
Two First Nations in B.C. are looking to take the federal government to court on behalf of all the former day students of the country's notorious residential school system.
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Another International Call for Inquiry Into Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women in Canada

Another International Call for Inquiry Into Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women in Canada | First Nations | Scoop.it
United Nations CEDAW calls Canada's lack of a national inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women a violation of human rights.
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Rob Duke's curator insight, April 22, 5:55 PM

I saw these signs as I drove up the western route to meet the AlCan....

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Men's role in solving the issue of missing and murdered indigenous women

Men's role in solving the issue of missing and murdered indigenous women | First Nations | Scoop.it
Organizers say not enough men showing support By Ryan Pilon, CBC News, April 7, 2015 Lani Elliott was 21 years old when she survived a vicious attack by her husband, who beat her with a baseball ba...
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Pathways to indigenous empowerment - The Australian

The Australian Pathways to indigenous empowerment The Australian The more intriguing examples of contemporary political redesign in relations between a colonial state and its first nation groups can be found in the recent shifts in Canada and...

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Indigenous Cultural Survival: A Matter of Human Rights

Indigenous Cultural Survival: A Matter of Human Rights | First Nations | Scoop.it
The Lummi Indian tribe (Lhaq'temish in Coast Salish language) originally owned much of the San Juan Islands (Washington state) and surrounding waters. They

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Click here to support Thunderbird House by Jaye White

Click here to support Thunderbird House  by Jaye White | First Nations | Scoop.it
The Circle of Life Thunderbird House – Whaka Pimadiziiwii Pinaysiiwigamic  is the 'spiritual anchor' of our community, symbolizing our spiritual commitment to the future; to healing and creating balance and harmony. Thunderbird House provides the Indigenous population in Winnipeg the opportunity...
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Copper Cutting Ceremony on Parliament Hill

Copper Cutting Ceremony on Parliament Hill | First Nations | Scoop.it
On July 27, 2014 Beau Dick, Guujaaw, Gwai Edenshaw et. al. held a traditional Northwest Coast copper cutting ceremony to shame the Federal Government of Canada for backing away from the Kelowna Accord. Traditional elements including masks, sacred red
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We Care concert in Winnipeg honours missing, murdered women and girls

We Care concert in Winnipeg honours missing, murdered women and girls | First Nations | Scoop.it
A concert held in Winnipeg on Friday night honoured Canada's missing and murdered indigenous women and girls.
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BC First Nations Lawsuit to Halt Industrial Development Seen as National ‘Game-Changer’ | VICE | Canada

BC First Nations Lawsuit to Halt Industrial Development Seen as National ‘Game-Changer’ | VICE | Canada | First Nations | Scoop.it
If the lawsuit is successful, it may open the door for First Nations across the country to file similar suits.
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Reserve Cultivating Economy

Reserve Cultivating Economy | First Nations | Scoop.it
Blood Tribe members are trying to cultivate their economy through Agriculture. Tyler Barrow explains how:
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Here in USA their is minority diversification programs by some of the grocery store chains with even ethnic food section. Even then you do not see Native labels on the store shelves. 

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