Indigenous Rights

Jan 24, 2011
Thanks to Elders of Turtle Island: Shirley Horton-Kampa and Agnes Grover, of the Rainy River First Nations. Photo: Robert Animikii Horton

Miigwech to our Elders

Robert Animikii Horton
Anishinaabe/Suomea poet Robert Animikii Horton felt inspired by his Elders to write a tribute to what they have meant to him in his life. This he shared with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
Jan 19, 2011
The ballot paper for the South Sudan referendum. Photo: John Lewis.

Kairos observes the South Sudan referendum

John Lewis
Last year, the ecumenical human rights promoter was reeling after having its funding cut by CIDA. Last week, it was in South Sudan, supporting the democratic process in action.
Dec 15, 2010

Chiefs' salary issue torqued to suit agenda

Doug Cuthand
The Canadian Taxpayers Federation was misleading when it criticized chiefs' wages. Leadership is not about getting rich, but rather creating wealth and well-being for your community.
Dec 13, 2010

Stop Canada's cultural genocide at Barriere Lake

Corvin Russell
Canada and Quebec are waging a war of attrition on the Algonquins of Barriere Lake, a few hours north of Ottawa. Today we came to Ottawa to show our anger and disgust at this treatment.


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