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Indigenous screen industry wants stricter policies on establishing identity, report suggests – CBC

Feb 24, 2022 Roots of issue ‘grow from the very core of colonialism,’ says Jesse Wente of the Indigenous Screen Office The Indigenous screen industry wants to see a more rigorous process for establishing identity, according to a report released Thursday by the Indigenous Screen Office (ISO) in partnership with Aboriginal People’s Television Network. The […]

by ahnationtalk on February 25, 2022118 Views

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Decolonizing energy and the nuclear narrative of small modular reactors – IRPP

February 7, 2022 Kebaowek First Nation is calling for an alternative to a planned SMR project, one that won’t undermine proper consultation and leave a toxic legacy. In early 2021, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission began reviewing the application from a company called Global First Power to build a nuclear reactor at the Chalk River […]

by ahnationtalk on February 7, 2022127 Views

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RSC – Investing in the Canadian Nursing Workforce Post Pandemic: A Call to Action

A preprint version of the Executive Summary of a forthcoming RSC Policy Briefing entitled “Investing in the Canadian Nursing Workforce Post Pandemic: A Call to Action” is now available here. The full Policy Briefing is currently undergoing peer review. This preprint version is being published ahead of final peer review due to the urgency of […]

by ahnationtalk on February 3, 2022154 Views

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N.B.’s ongoing battle with Wolastoqey Nation is not reconciliation in action – IRPP

January 20, 2022 The Wolastoqey are seeking land title for the Saint John River. The province has responded with fearmongering. It is time for calmer voices to emerge. New Brunswick cabinet ministers seem to be on a sustained campaign to create division between non-Indigenous New Brunswickers and the Indigenous people of New Brunswick. Why? Because […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 2022154 Views

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On the Arctic Watch: Why we need to protect Canada’s sovereignty and security in the Far North: Jeff Collins for Inside Policy – MLI

“If someone were to invade the Canadian Arctic, my first task would be to rescue them,” stated Canada’s then chief of the defence staff, General Walt Natynczyk, in 2009. The general’s quip captures one of the most salient defence capability tasks of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) in the Arctic today: search and rescue. At […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 2022225 Views

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$40 billion to cover compensation for First Nations kids included in fiscal update

Credit: CTV News Indigenous Services Minister Patti Hajdu discusses the $40B earmarked in the upcoming fiscal update as compensation for First Nations children. CTV News is Canada’s most-watched news organization both locally and nationally, and has a network of national, international, and local news operations.

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2021334 Views

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Minister Vandal hosts meeting of the Arctic and Northern Policy Framework Leadership Committee

From: Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada December 15, 2021 — Ottawa, Ontario — Crown–Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Through the Arctic and Northern Policy Framework (the Framework), the Government of Canada is working in partnership with the people of the North and the Arctic to develop long-lasting opportunities that support the region’s unique […]

by ahnationtalk on December 15, 2021175 Views

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The weaponization of history and Jean Chrétien – Policy Options

December 6, 2021 In the 1970s and ’80s, no one was talking about Indian residential school tragedies. Criticism of the former prime minister ignores that context. On Oct. 24, former prime minister Jean Chrétien was invited to promote his new book on one of Quebec’s most-watched television program, Radio-Canada’s Sunday night Tout le monde en […]

by ahnationtalk on December 6, 2021241 Views

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Reconciliation needs to address Canada’s history of spiritual abuse – IRPP

November 29, 2021 The Catholic Church treated Indigenous spiritual practices as inferior to Christian ones. Now it must apologize for its abuse. The first time I ever heard of the term spiritual abuse was during a therapy session. As an intergenerational survivor of the Canadian Indian residential school system and the notorious Sixties Scoop, I […]

by ahnationtalk on November 29, 2021161 Views

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Northern Policy Institute Welcome’s New Board Chair and Directors

Florence MacLean, one of the original Directors of Northern Policy Institute (NPI) and the CAO of the Township of Manitouwadge is taking over as Chair of the Board at NPI. MacLean rejoined the NPI Board in 2019 after having stepped down to accept a position with the federal government. She will be taking over from […]

by ahnationtalk on November 26, 2021162 Views

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