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National Farmers Union

Saskatoon: “The NFU is proud to declare its solidarity with Idle No More, which is bringing people together from across Canada to stop the Harper government from riding roughshod over our collective rights,” says Glenn Tait, NFU National Board member. “We want a better Canada.” The NFU is calling for... Read more
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Buffy Sainte-Marie

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Nazareth, Palestine

"We have on this earth what makes life worth living." In solidarity with First Nations Peoples of Turtle Island #IdleNoMore  
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United Nations of Aboriginal Australia

"The United Nations of Aboriginal Australia proudly supports Idle No More and the right to treaty and sovereignty of all indigenous peoples."
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Immigrants in Support of Idle No More

As racialized migrants, immigrants, and refugees, we express our support for the Idle No More movement, a movement of Indigenous surgence/resurgence across these lands. We are allies of Indigenous peoples' asserting their rights and sovereignty and protecting the lands and waters. The history and current reality of Canada is a... Read more
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Campesino Committee of the Highlands (Guatemala)

"We feel very deeply about what is happening in Canada to our brother native people. We condemn the pillaging of which they continue to be victims. We urge you to continue your acts of just resistance to defend Nature, our Mother Earth and Humanity, despite the ambition of governments and...
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Battered Women’s Support Services supports ‘Idle No More’

by Brandy Kane, Manager of BWSS Aboriginal Women’s Program Colonization and colonial relationship has a tremendous impact on Indigenous people, which perpetuate the injustice through legislation and policies aimed at ‘civilizing’ Indigenous people. Our rights, our lands and our spirits have been attacked by the colonization. This colonial structure has... Read more
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Idle No More Edmonton Coverage

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Three Days of Solidarity with the Hupacasath for Canada and Freedom!

For Immediate Release Calgary, Alberta – June 5th, 6th & 7th, 2013, at Olympic Plaza, 228 – 8 Avenue SE, Idle No More and Concerned Canadians in solidarity with the Hupacasath will be holding Rallies and Round Dances. In September of 2012, Prime Minister Harper and China’s President Wu signed... Read more
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Idle No More wins Samara’s Best Democratic Moment of 2012

When Samara started the “Best Moment in Canadian Democracy” contest in 2011, the Arab Spring had just begun. Reflecting on these uprisings in the Middle East, an American in Samara’s community emailed to thank us for this contest, noting it was important to remember to be vigilant and celebrate democracy... Read more
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Despite heavy RCMP presence Mi’kmaq, Maliseet continue anti-fracking protests in New Brunswick

It was another day of protest in New Brunswick as Mi’kmaq, Maliseet and their supporters voiced their opposition to shale gas exploration in Kent County. About 100 people have gathered near the town of Birch Ridge, NB, where SWN Resources Canada and their subcontractors have equipment and vehicles used for... Read more
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Treaty no. 6, 7 and 8 Chiefs Upset with INAC Education Meeting

...Prior to the meeting date, in line with protocol and tradition the Chiefs of Treaty no. 6, 7 and 8 held a pipe ceremony for guidance and understanding. This ceremony was intended to allow our Treaty partners to respect and understand the Chiefs position and to facilitate meaningful dialog. Entering... Read more
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