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Toronto Star

Toronto Star

BC First Nations grand chief snubs royal ceremony
Toronto Star
The province's First Nations leader said he meant no disrespect but wished to protest what a majority of Canada's First Nations chiefs feel is hesitancy by the Trudeau government to follow up on election promises, and the B.C. government's slow ...

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Mon, Sep 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source

NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com

Native Hawaiians, Asian Americans Show Support for North Dakota ...
NBCNews.com
Some Native Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders, and Asian Americans are showing support for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in its fight against the construction of the ...
UN Experts to United States: Stop DAPL Now | Common Dreams ...Common Dreams (press release)
Jewell vows more talks with tribal leaders to quell pipeline furorMcClatchy Washington Bureau
The price of a pipeline—and who pays itThe Christian Century

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Mon, Sep 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa Citizen

McKenna: The Liberals talk a good game on indigenous issues – what now?
Ottawa Citizen
VANCOUVER, BC - APRIL 5, 2016, - Hunger striker Kristin Henry gets hugs outside BC Hydro headquarters in Vancouver during a protest of the Site C dam. Hydro Protest in front of BC Hydro building on Dunsmiur street in Vancouver BC. April 5, 2016.

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Mon, Sep 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source

The Peak

The Peak

Protesters march against pipeline in Vancouver streets
The Peak
Enbridge's Northern Gateway was rejected by the Federal Court of Appeal after it was found that Ottawa had not sufficiently consulted with indigenous peoples who would be affected by the pipeline. The federal government has chosen not to appeal the ...

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Mon, Sep 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Common Dreams (press release)

Common Dreams (press release)

UN Experts to United States: Stop DAPL Now
Common Dreams (press release)
Responding to the crackdown on pipeline protesters, she said, "The U.S. authorities should fully protect and facilitate the right to freedom of peaceful assembly of indigenous peoples, which plays a key role in empowering their ability to claim other ...

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Sun, Sep 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Nigeria: How Buhari Plunged Nigeria Into Recession
AllAfrica.com
Security threats expanded, from Boko Haram alone in 2015 to new fronts (the Niger Delta Avengers, armed Fulani herdsmen, Indigenous People's of Biafra/MASSOB protests, and the Shiites uprising in Kaduna). If Buhari had, on assuming office, called ...

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Mon, Sep 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source

Tone Deaf

Tone Deaf

The Story Behind Australia's First Aboriginal Protest Album
Tone Deaf
Cooper-Lily Nikora interviews Luke Peacock of The Painted Ladies ahead of a special performance with Vic Simms this Friday night at Melbourne's NGV. No one could really tell if it was sweat or tears falling from Vic Simms face as The Painted Ladies ...

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

ABC Local

ABC Local

Joe Geia: Aboriginal protest and the power of song
ABC Local
Joe Geia: Aboriginal protest and the power of song. Friday 29 July 2016. Download audio. Joe Geia's best-known song, Yil Lull, is sung alongside the national anthem in some primary schools. Error loading player: Could not load player configuration.

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Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source

CBC.ca

CBC.ca

Horsemen deliver message to GG on Aboriginal rights - Ottawa ...
CBC.ca
More than a dozen men on horseback rode through downtown Ottawa-Gatineau this morning to deliver a set of recommendations to the governor general's ...

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Mon, Jun 06, 2016, Continue reading at the source

WA today

WA today

Australia Day 2016: hundreds march along Perth foreshore in Aboriginal protest
WA today
Hundreds of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal protesters have marched along Perth foreshore to oppose Australia Day being held on a date that marks when the First Fleet arrived in Australia and declared the land uninhabited. For many Aboriginal people, the ...
Australia Day 'killing times' shouldn't be swept under the carpetNEWS.com.au
Mass protests mourn 'Invasion Day'SBS

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Tue, Jan 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source