The Idle No More Stream

Unsettling Canada - A National Wake Up Call

By Arthur Manuel and Grand Chief Ronald M. Derrickson  Foreword by Naomi Klein   “This is the back story of both grassroots and backroom struggles that created the context in which we find ourselves today, one in which a new generation of First Nations leaders is demanding sovereignty and self-determination, and more and more non-Indigenous... Read more
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Nationhood Interrupted: Revitalizing nêhiyaw Legal Systems

Nationhood Interrupted: Revitalizing nêhiyaw Legal Systems   by Sylvia McAdam   Read more
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Emergency ! Solidarity For Life Of Guarani-kaiowà

Send emails - Sign the petition Guarani Kaiowá communities of the border between Brazil and Paraguay are seriously threatened, despite constitutional rights, the Convention 169 of the ILO, that Brazil had signed in 2002, the sponsors of the industrial agribusiness and monocultures, supported by the police and the Brazilian government... Read more
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Action 8: Mourning Star #FreeWestPapua

Action 8: Mourning Star - #‎FreeWestPapua" attracted the largest community of performers and supporters; we came together to demonstrate solidarity for the people West Papua at Auckland's iconic #‎PasifikaFestival on Saturday 14 March 2015. After five public 'interruptions' in the Samoa, Tonga, Fiji, Cook Islands and on the periphery of... Read more
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The Saami Manifesto 15: Reconnecting Through Resistance

by Niillas Holmberg and Jenni LaitiAll Photos by Johannes Samuelsson Sápmi, our homeland, has been colonized and exploited. We, the Saami people, have been dislocated and disconnected from the land and from each other. We are struggling to hold on to the remains of our self-determination, our territorial and cultural... Read more
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Raoni's Canadian Tour

Community Call out for Solidarity & Support for Raoni & Bemoro's fight to Protect the Amazon Rainforest Requested by Judy DaSilva of Grassy Narrows   Raoni Metuktire is known to the world simply as Raoni. Chief Raoni of the Kayapo people, a Brazilian Indigenous peoples from the plain lands of the Mato Grosso and Pará is known around the... Read more
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World Water Day March 22nd

World Water Day - Sunday, March 22nd 2015   #LoveNibi #InTheNameOfTheMother #LoveWater   "The Water is sick and people need to really fight for that water, to speak for that water, to love that water." - Josephine Mandamin, Grandmother, Water Walker   Video posted on YouTube by UPLIFT  Below is a list of... Read more
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Grassy Narrows Protestors Remain Firm in Message: No Logging in Grassy Narrows Territory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 16, 2015   Youth and Elders joined by Grassy Narrows Drum Groups for public demonstrations at Weyerhaeuser, MNR, and Kenora Forest Products Kenora—Today, Members of Grassy Narrows First Nation—Youth groups, Band Councilors, Drum Groups, Elders and others—are engaging in a multi-stage protest against logging in their... Read more
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#INMroots Indigenous Voices Rising from Selma to Whangarei

Welcome to #INMroots Number Four!  The goal of the #INMroots newsletter is to share news stories that promote Indigenous rights and sovereignty and the protection of land and water. The newsletter will share our stories and actions, and honour resistance, while celebrating the world that we are protecting. We are... Read more
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Quetzal Co-op in Phoenix

Quetzal Co-op - Indigenous Peoples Commerce Cooperative "Taste of Justice in Every Cup" Beginning in January of 1996, following in the tradition of ancestral trade routes that once spanned the continent, QuetzalCo-op began marketing coffee from indigenous coffee cooperatives in Chiapas, Mexico. The project was birthed amid the bloodshed of the armed... Read more
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Mount Polley Mine: ‘Indigenous Law’ Will Now Be Enforced

Photo By Janice Billy Story By Jan Lee Triple Pundit ”One thing I want to make perfectly clear is this policy isn’t a wish-list,” said Jacinda Mack when the policies were announced. Mack serves as the the council coordinator for the Secwepemc Nation. “This is Indigenous law.” The 55-page document...
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Coastal Guardian Watchmen confront armed trophy hunters to save grizzlies

Photo By Doug Neasloss / Kitasoo/Xai'xais Nation Story by Mychaylo Prystupa Vancouver Observer "Patrolling up and down British Columbia's coast with binoculars are a group of dedicated First Nations volunteers that boat right up to armed hunters, often American, in their vessels to dissuade them from killing at-risk grizzlies just for...
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