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IDLE NO MORE IN SOLIDARITY WITH THE GITDUMT’EN AND UNIST’OT’EN: CALL TO ACTION!: Since time immemorial, the Unist’ot’en house of the Wet’suwet’en have lived by Wedzin Kwah (Morice River). The Wet’suwet’en people have governed themselves for centuries, and under their governance, each house is responsible for its own lands. In order to protect their ability to continue living ...
Idle No More Condemns the Norwegian Slaughter of Reindeer:   The Norwegian government recently decided to forcefully slaughter most of Jovsset Ánte Sara’s reindeer herd to a level that he cannot make a living from. The slaughter is scheduled for the end of 2018. In 2015, Jovsset Ánte sued the government for the decision to slaughter his reindeer that in...
Updates on Sustainable Solutions & More!: Idle No More organizer & One House Many Nations builder, Alex Wilson, speaking at Just Transitions In this email update, we are sharing some exciting news from the Indigenous folks who are working for sustainable solutions for not only our communities but also to provide models other communit...
True Test of Reconciliation: Respect the Indigenous Right to Say No:                                 (Image from Unistoten Camp)*This article was originally published in Canadian Dimension Magazine on May 15, 2018.Conflict is coming. There is no getting around that fact. Anyone who believes that reconciliation will be about blanket exercises, cultural awareness tr...
Trump's "Crazy Town" Represents a Clear and Present Danger to Canada:                             (Photo taken when I marched in Trump Protest in NYC)Donald Trump shocked countries around the world when he won the election for President of the United States of America (USA) on November 8, 2016. Trump was formally elected as the 58th US President, together with Mike...
Saskatchewan: The Land of Living Skies and Lethal Racism: Saskatchewan is known as the “land of the living skies” for its breathtakingly colourful northern lights. It is also one of the most beautiful prairie-provinces in Canada, with stunning purple sand beaches and the incredible Sahara-like Athabasca Sand Dunes that stretch for nearly 100 kilometres....
ACTION REQUIRED THAT GOES WITH WORDS: ACTION REQUIRED THAT GOES WITH WORDSJudith SayersDecember 3, 2018I listened attentively to the Attorney General of Canada, Jody-Wilson Raybould.as she made her presentation to the BC Cabinet-First Nations leadership gathering in Vancouver on November 29th.
Foolish leaders and LNG : Foolish leaders and LNG Judith SayersOctober 2, 2018I cannot help but reflect this morning on what foolish leaders we have at the head of Canada and BC.
Mapping MMIWG: Cartographer calls workshops a healing tool for communities: An Indigenous cartographer is using mapping as a way to tell the stories of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. So far, Annita Lucchesi has helped document over 3,000 cases, some reaching as far back as 1900.
'Another cycle is born': New generation of Indigenous leaders step up in Old Crow: A new chief and council of the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation were sworn in this month, all under the age of 40.
The Proportional Representation Referendum, I have no idea how I will vote: This referendum is making feel like I need to choose between losing a leg or losing an eye.   All the outcomes are bad and will not benefit the people of BC.I have been interested in improving the voting system we have federally, provincially and locally for about 35 years.   At times I was very ...
I am retiring from active political engagement : I have reached a point where I do not have the passion for politics any longer.   The discourse in politics is one that is negative without facts or ad hominem.  I have put in a lot effort to try stop treating those they are not agreement with as the enemy but I am done.   I have harmed my mental...
Kinew Commits to Action on Climate Change: Kinew Commits to Action on Climate Change An NDP government would invest every dollar collected through pollution taxes into specific efforts to reduce and mitigate the effects of global warming   August 31, 2017 Winnipeg, MB ?? Today Wab Kinew committed to reinvesting ever...
Kinew Takes Decisive Step Toward Victory: Kinew Takes Decisive Step Toward Victory  August 22, 2017 Winnipeg, MB ?? Results announced today from the past two weeks of voting show that NDP members voted decisively in favour of Wab Kinew to be the next leader of the Manitoba NDP. New Democrats elected a total of 588 Kine...

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