Brenda Sayers from Hupacasath First Nation on FIPPA & how Hupacasath is leading the way for all Canadians

The Canadian government, under the direction of Stephen Harper, has been criticized for myriad unilateral legislation and decisions that will create permanent changes to the environment and the Canadian landscape. In particular, much of this legislation has been directly impacting First Nations, however there has been a significant lack of consultation, despite section 35 of … Continue reading

Sovereign Red Lake Nation Territory’s Nizhawendaamin Indaakiminaan and Enbridge with Marty Cobenais

The Ceded Red Lake Nation (Ojibwe) territory is located in what is now called Minnesota, and has been known for its unique sovereignty  in what is now the United States. In 1949 a pipeline was laid within their ceded territory, and to date there is no record, oral or otherwise of any legal agreement or … Continue reading

Idle No More discussion continues on Indigenous Waves w lawyer & cofounder Sylvia McAdam and actress & activist Tantoo Cardinal

  On this edition of Indigenous Waves, lawyer and Idle No More co-founder Sylvia McAdam returns to continue the dialogue around Idle No More, along with actress and activist Tantoo Cardinal. Tantoo Cardinal is an acclaimed actress starring in dozens of films and television shows, an activist and a Member of the Order of Canada … Continue reading