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Halifax author hopes recognition will be a boost for Indigenous voices – HalifaxToday.ca

Accomplished Mi’kmaw poet and advocate Rebecca Thomas was named a finalist for a Governor General’s Literary Award on Tuesday for her book ‘Swift Fox All Along’ Rebecca Thomas was taken a bit by surprise when she found out her book Swift Fox All Along  was listed as a finalist for a Governor General’s Literary Award […]

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Ontario appeal of Stage 1 ruling of Robinson-Huron annuities case completed – First Nations urge the court to throw out Ontario’s appeal – Wawa-news.com

On April 28, 2021, the Ontario Court of Appeal concluded its hearing of the Government of Ontario’s appeal of the Stage 1 decision in the Robinson Treaties annuities case.  The case involves a clause in the Treaty, signed in September of 1850, that provides for the augmentation of the perpetual annuity payable to the Treaty’s […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202149 Views

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Design Work Begins for Renewal of Prince Albert Victoria Hospital

May 4, 2021 The renewal of Prince Albert Victoria Hospital is moving ahead, to enable the facility to better serve residents of Prince Albert and northern Saskatchewan well into the future. Stantec Ltd. (Stantec) has been selected as the design team for the redevelopment of the Prince Albert Victoria Hospital.  Stantec will be responsible for […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202143 Views

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“Waking Up Ojibwe”- Ontario Language Revitalization – SaultOnline.com

May 4, 2021 The Ojibwe language strategy in Ontario, called Anishinaabemodaa is revitalizing Anishinaabe language throughout Ontario. This program works with all ages, from pre-school to post secondary, and beyond. Anishinaabemodaa is a partnership between Rainy River School Board, Seven Generations Education Institute and SayITFirst. SayITFirst is a community that uses technology and community participation […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202125 Views

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Burnt Indigenous healing garden cleaned up, but hard work of replanting lies ahead – CBC

May 04, 2021 Creator of Mushkeeki Gitigan hopes to see the garden fully restored and expanded City of London staff and community leaders were on-site at London’s Indigenous Medicine and Teaching Garden  in South Branch Park Monday morning to begin restoration efforts after it was set on fire last week. The sacred space known as Mushkeeki […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202121 Views

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Indigenous art mural coming to downtown Niagara Falls – Niagara This Week

Leona Skye-Grandmond chosen as artist A mural by renowned Niagara artist Leona Skye-Grandmond will soon be on full display in Niagara Falls’ downtown area. Skye-Grandmond was the winning artist of an Indigenous art mural installation competition, funded through the Niagara Falls Cultural Development Fund (NFCDF) in association with the Queen Street Artist Group, The HUB […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202122 Views

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Tanya Talaga explores racism in Thunder Bay and her own Indigenous roots in Spirit To Soar – CBC

The documentary — a follow to the 2017 book Seven Fallen Feathers — now streaming at Hot Docs Tanya Talaga has dropped all pretence of being a dispassionate, objective news reporter, unaffected by the stories she tells. The Anishinaabe/Polish journalist has spent the last 10 years covering the deaths of seven Indigenous youths in Thunder […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202120 Views

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Northern Indigenous talent to be showcased – CKPGToday.ca

May 3, 2021 PRINCE GEORGE – The Northern BC Indigenous Arts Council is launching a bid to showcase Northern talent. The Council is taking submissions from artists all across BC to have their work showcased on two of four Diversified buses that run the BC North routes. The artwork will adorn the middle side panels […]

by ahnationtalk on May 4, 202128 Views

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Explore CAPSULE! A Video Hub Featuring 60 Short Films by Dance Artists from across Canada

May 3, 2021 OTTAWA, CANADA – From May 3 to August 31, 2021, experience the innovation and creativity of professional Canadian dance artists who have had to deftly pivot their art onto the digital stage. CAPSULE is an exciting new video dance series hosted by the National Arts Centre’s Dance Department, and developed in close collaboration with F-O-R-M (Festival […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 202145 Views

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It’s in my DNA.’ A personal language journey in Łútsël K’é – Cabin Radio

May 3, 2021 This spring, a Dëne Sųłiné Yati revitalization project is starting – headed by a researcher with deep roots in Łútsël K’é. Shawna Yamkovy is conducting her Masters of Arts Global Leadership capstone project on the language spoken in the 314-resident settlement on the East Arm of Great Slave Lake. While pandemic-related delays […]

by ahnationtalk on May 3, 202141 Views

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