MONTREAL- The executive director of the Native Women’s Shelter of Montreal says Quebec director Robert Lepage hasn’t committed to including Indigenous performers in his upcoming show after meeting with community members. Nakuset, who uses only one name, says she was one of about 40 people who attended a six-hour meeting with Lepage’s team on Thursday to discuss their concerns with the casting of Kanata, which will be performed in Paris by a French acting group in December. About 30 people…
Six Nations News
By Chris Pimentel Writer A family dispute that has lasted two years culminating in an eviction…
Is Six Nations ready for the re-building of a traditional government: -1924: The Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs’ Council were forcibly ousted as the recognized governing body on Six Nations by the RCMP at gunpoint. It came after a group of community members, often referred to as “de-horners” complained about the hereditary nature of the HCCC. Those de-horners went on to become the first elected band council at Six Nations under the authority of the Indian Act. -March 5, 1959: Council House Coup D’etat: Confederacy chiefs and clanmothers, backed by community supporters,…
Chiefs Council Launches GoFundMe Campaign to Quash Oil Tanker Moratorium Act and Great Bear Rainforest
NEWS PROVIDED BY Chiefs Council 11:00 ET SHARE THIS ARTICLE LAX KW’ALAAMS, BC, Jan. 24, 2018 – The…
Turtle Island News Audio Files
The Hydro One Annual Shareholder Meeting was held on May 15, 2018.
The entire audio file can be downloaded or listened to at https://www.hydroone.com/about/corporate-information/governance/annual-shareholder-meeting-materials.
This is an excerpt from the meeting during the question and answer period where Elected Chief Ava Hill, Ron Jamieson and Matt Jamieson make comments and/or ask questions.
By Camille Bains THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER-A retired doctor who spent years treating drug addiction says…