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Stop Termination and Defend Our Lands and Waters

Stop Termination! On February 14, 2018 Prime Minister Trudeau gave a speech in Parliament announcing a new framework that would  legislate "Rights Recognition". The proposed framework  is a direct threat to Indigenous Peoples right to self-determination.  This proposed framework needs to be stopped. Mohawk policy analyst Russell Diabo responds to... Read more
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Justice for Colten Days of Action Media

This page will list press releases, links, and other information related to the Justice for Colten Days of Action. Winnipeg Press Release:  Download here List of Events and Actions: http://www.idlenomore.ca/justice_for_colten_boushie
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Justice for Colten Boushie

Colten Boushie was a 22-year-old from Red Pheasant Cree Nation in Saskatchewan. In August 2016, Colten was shot and killed by a farmer. On February 9th, the  jury and judge ruled that Gerald Stanley was acquitted of all charges. In honor of the late Colten (Coco) Boushie, we are calling... Read more
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Statement Of Solidarity For The Indigenous Governing Council (CIG) Mexico

The First Continental Summit of Indigenous Nations, Pueblos and Organizations was convened in Teotihuacan, Mexico in 2000. Previously, there were realized two Continental Indigenous Encounters, building up to the summit, in 1990 in Quito, Ecuador and then in 1993, in Temoaya, Mexico. The Second Continental Summit Abya Yala occurred in... Read more
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One house Many Nations sustainable village prototype at EDIT2017

We have now started the 22 week training in Opaskwayak Cree Nation. Ten community members are learning how to build and will be starting to build the sustainable village. It's a land - based curriculum that incorporates carpentry, indigenous knowledge, language and culture as well as design. Stay tuned for updates! ... Read more
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Idle No More San Francisco Bay Take Action!

On November 6th, The Bay Area group Idle No More worked with Issac Murdoch and members of the Onamon Collective, 350.org and Greenpeace  to paint a massive anti-DAPL message outside of Wells Fargo. This street painting drew in huge crowds sending the powerful message that water is life. Read more
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Idle No More In Solidarity with Indigenous Taiwanese

INM Solidarity statement   For immediate release Idle No More stands in solidarity with Indigenous Taiwanese who are currently occupying the 228 Peace Memorial Park/台北市二二八和平紀念公園. This current occupation has been for more than 260 days. INM calls for the Canadian government to impose immediate trade restrictions on Taiwan.   Read more
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Canada Must Read: The Reconciliation Manifesto Edition - UNsettling Canada 150

For the great Secwepemc leader Arthur Manuel, decolonization meant recovering the land, and rebuilding the economy. His book “The Reconciliation Manifesto” presents a devastating look at the backrooms and predatory spaces of settler state colonialism in Canada. But it also theorizes in plain language the steps Indigenous peoples are taking... Read more
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Indigenous Land Defense

On the 10th anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), Indigenous land defenders across the country continue to protect our inherent rights and territories. The Canadian Government under Justin Trudeau continue to make false claims that they support Indigenous rights and self-government, yet non-consensual... Read more
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10th anniversary of UNDRIP: No reason for Canada to celebrate!

10th ANNIVERSARY OF THE UN DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES - NO REASON FOR CANADA TO CELEBRATE!   (Turtle Island/Tuesday September 12, 2017) September 13th 2017 marks the 10th anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), a universal legal framework, which acknowledges the... Read more
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UNsettling 150: A Call to Action

IDLE NO MORE & DEFENDERS OF THE LAND: CALL TO ACTION UNsettling Canada 150 In honour of Arthur Manuel, we call for a National Day of Action in support of Indigenous self-determination over land, territories, and resources UNsettling Canada 150 Webinar http://youtu.be/b7vuHSqESW0 July 1, 2017 Read more
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Don’t You Mean, Why I Still Have to March

Last Saturday during my participation in the Women’s March on Washington: Toronto I was asked many times “Why do you march?” My answer was the same every time, “First Nations women in so-called Canada do not have the same representation, rights, liberties and freedoms that Canadian women are entitled to,... Read more
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