Indian residential school hearing resuming with fight over costs immunity

Indian residential school hearing resuming with fight over costs immunity

Two survivors of a infamous Indian residential school need the courts to make sure they don’t seem to be pressured to foot the federal government’s criminal expenses in the event that they lose a posh case involving hidden police paperwork and a dispute over repayment for the abuse they are saying they suffered. The federal…

Sask. protesters brave extreme cold on long walk to Standing Rock

Sask. protesters brave extreme cold on long walk to Standing Rock

Thru freezing winds and extreme cold temperatures, a gaggle of pipeline protesters are on a 1,400-kilometre trek from northern Saskatchewan to Standing Rock, North Dakota. Standing Rock protesters rejoice ‘giant victory’ as pipeline development halted Saskatoon protesters say Dakota Get right of entry to pipeline would have penalties for Saskatchewan The crowd arrived in Saskatoon on…

Thunder Bay Bear Clan Patrol to be set up

Thunder Bay Bear Clan Patrol to be set up

Organizers in Thunder Bay, Ont. hope to have an area bankruptcy of the Bear Clan Patrol running within the northwestern Ontario town this wintry weather. The grassroots, Indigenous-led initiative began in Winnipeg in 1992, and patrols the streets, on the lookout for other folks in misery, achieving out to the prone and serving to at-risk ladies…

I starved myself for financial transparency at Onion Lake Cree Nation

I starved myself for financial transparency at Onion Lake Cree Nation

The next used to be transcribed through Todd MacKay of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation My battle for financial transparency at Onion Lake Cree Nation, which lies at the border of Alberta and Saskatchewan, began about two years in the past. On the time, I were status up in band conferences and critical to understand what used…

Edmonton councillor faces criticism for suggesting city choose easier Indigenous street names

Edmonton councillor faces criticism for suggesting metropolis select simpler Indigenous road names

A councillor’s suggestion that the town select Indigenous names for streets and neighbourhoods which might be simpler to pronounce and spell was met with criticism from colleagues Tuesday. Coun. Bryan Anderson advised council the town ought to think about using simpler Indigenous names for brand spanking new streets and neighbourhoods. He requested if the town’s naming committee…

Arctic experiences a year of wild extremes as warming goes into overdrive

Arctic experiences a yr of untamed extremes as warming goes into overdrive

Warming beygir the highest of the world has gone into overdrive, occurring twice birli quick as the remainder of the globe, and increasing unnatural heating into fall and winter, based on a brand new federal report out of the USA. In its annual Arctic Report Card, the Nationwide Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) on Tuesday…