First Nations women

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Aug 19, 2010

Does the war against Aboriginal women begin at home?

Rick Harp
While giving credit to the terrible conditions that create these problems, we often overlook the dysfunctional community life that can drive Aboriginal women off their home reserves and into danger.
News
May 21, 2010

Indian Act remedy Bill C-3 is flawed

Shelagh Day and Joyce Green
Thousands of women will still not be equal to men under this amendment to the Indian Act. If the Conservative won’t fix this, the opposition parties must vote it down.
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May 20, 2010
Sharon McIvor wants MPs to vote against the upcoming Bill C-3, Gender Equity in Indian Registration Act.

Fighting for disenfranchised First Nations women

rabble staff
Sharon McIvor, who has fought for the rights of aboriginal women for 20 years, wants MPs to vote against the upcoming Bill C-3, Gender Equity in Indian Registration Act.
News
Apr 26, 2010

Sexist Bill C-3 is racist and fatally flawed

Shelagh Day and Joyce Green
After decades of struggle in the attempt to secure rights for First Nations women who marry "off" and lose their status, and this legacy for their children, the Harper government has blown it.

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