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Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Despite protests over controversial tweet, Gormley to remain director on Remai Art Gallery board
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
“We are deeply committed to the values of inclusivity and outreach and we will continue to engage educators, artists, new Canadians and indigenous peoples in the development of our future programs and plans. As we lay the foundation for a direction ...

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Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source

The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

First Nations chief to Christy Clark: 'Dial down the rhetoric'
The Globe and Mail
Grand Chief Stewart Phillip of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs told a gathering of native leaders from across Canada on Wednesday that protest camps have been set up on Lelu Island, to oppose a proposed Pacific NorthWest LNG project at the mouth of the ...

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Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Colton Haynes Is Thor, Ricky Martin Gets A Star: BRIEFS
NewNowNext
Screen Shot 02-08-16 at 09.11 AM. Long before Midnight Oil's classic “Beds Are Burning,” Australian rock group Goanna (led by Shane Howard) had a huge hit down under with this protest song. “The inspiration came on a ten-day camping trip to Uluru (also ...

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Mon, Feb 08, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Otago Daily Times

Otago Daily Times

Sharing the future
Otago Daily Times
Public protest put Treaty grievances on the agenda, and in the end government drove the Treaty settlement process. ... "That's why I'm interested in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, which New Zealand has signed.

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Sun, Feb 07, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Toronto Star

Toronto Star

Federal privacy watchdog wants info on agency tracking peaceful protests
Toronto Star
The GOC does not conduct surveillance on protests, but serves as an intelligence clearing house for the federal government. That information can be as innocuous as Facebook event posts, to as detailed as RCMP and CSIS reports on incidents. The agency ...

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Sat, Feb 06, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Rappler

Rappler

Australia struggling to improve lives of Aborigines – PM
Rappler
A smoking ceremony is conducted during an Aboriginal protest at the Tent Embassy on the lawns of Old Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, 26 January 2016. Mick Tsikas/EPA. SYDNEY, Australia – Australia is making only limited progress in meeting ...

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Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source