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Canada Post unveils new stamp honouring Inuit leader Jose Kusugak

Considered a Father of Confederation for his role in the efforts that led to the creation of Nunavut RANKIN INLET, NUNAVUT – At an event today in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, Canada Post unveiled a new commemorative stamp recognizing the accomplishments of Jose Kusugak. An Inuit activist, linguist and award-winning broadcaster, Kusugak played a critical role […]

by ahnationtalk on June 15, 202265 Views

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CAP and Canada Post celebrate the legacy of historic leader Harry Daniels

June 14, 2022 Ottawa, ON The Congress of Aboriginal Peoples is delighted to have one of our national leaders recognized and remembered for his relentless work for Off-Reserve, non-Status First Nations, Metis and Southern Inuit. Harry Daniels was a passionate and dedicated leader who challenged the federal government and won. Daniels cemented the rights for […]

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Week 2: Myths & Legends Storytelling – CMG News

People of the Land: Legends of the Four Host First Nations Contributors:  Aaron Nelson-Moody, Debbie Sparrow, Deborah Jacobs, Gary Fiegehen, Johnny Abraham, and Zach George Synopsis The sacred legends of the four host First Nations, the Lil’wat, Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh, have been passed down from generation to generation through the Elders and are integral […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 202290 Views

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Eagle Feather to be incorporated into GBC Convocation ceremonies, supporting our Indigenous community

June 13, 2022 George Brown College is pleased to announce the integration of the Eagle Feather into all future Convocation ceremonies. The Eagle Feather holds great significance to many Indigenous peoples and is commonly used in ceremonies. This update supports the college’s commitment to our Indigenous Education Strategy and the CiCan Indigenous Education Protocol. We […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 2022103 Views

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New Indigenous resource space at KPU Surrey library hosts contemporary apparel display

Jun 13, 2022 A new Indigenous collection and resource space at Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s Surrey campus library is hosting its first public exhibition, a display of contemporary Indigenous apparel. Called χʷəχʷéy̓əm – oral storytelling in the hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ language – the resource space is framed by circular shelving and brings together Indigenous books, art, fabric and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 202263 Views

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National Indigenous Peoples Day to be celebrated with week of activities – Brock News

Brock University will honour the heritage, cultures and contributions of Indigenous Peoples with a packed week of educational activities later this month. Along with marking National Indigenous Peoples Day on Tuesday, June 21, when Brock’s Schmon Tower will be lit in orange, the Brock community is invited to participate in a variety of virtual and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 202273 Views

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Canada Post issues commemorative stamp recognizing Métis leader Harry Daniels

June 13, 2022 The new issue honours Daniels’ work to advance the rights and well-being of Métis in Canada REGINA – At an event today in Regina, Canada Post unveiled a new commemorative stamp recognizing the accomplishments of Métis leader Harry Daniels. A politician, activist, writer and actor, Daniels dedicated his life to the rights […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 202288 Views

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Indigenous History Month: Gwenda’s Story – Government of Saskatchewan

Gwenda Yuzicappi is a Child in Care Worker at the Fort Qu’Appelle office and member of the Ministry of Social Services’ Team of Indigenous Employees of Saskatchewan (TIES) committee. Gwenda is a passionate person. She speaks with enthusiasm about the beauty of the Qu’Appelle Valley where she lives, about the time she spends with her […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 202291 Views

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Hundreds take in Indigenous Friendship Pow Wow in North Bay – CTV News

June 13, 2022 Lee Park in North Bay was the site of an Indigenous Friendship Pow Wow in a post-covid celebration over the weekend. North Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre officials called it a celebration to bring people together after Covid19 put a halt to activities for the past two years. “We’re coming back together after […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 202283 Views

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Serpent River First Nation Pride Parade – My Espanola Now

June 13, 2022 The public is invited to come out to Serpent River First Nation for its inaugural Pride Parade. Political assistant Lilli Doughty says the parade is set to take place June 24th at 9 am at the Lifestyle Centre. She says the parade will wind its way down Village Road west, down Rio […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 202281 Views

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