Ontario government cancels 758 renewable energy deals, says it saves millions

TORONTO — Ontario's new Progressive Conservative government is cancelling 758 renewable energy contracts in what it says is an effort to reduce electricity bills...

Threatened Indigenous curriculum in Ontario disappointing, but Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief remains hopeful

ANISHINABEK NATION HEAD OFFICE (July 13, 2018)— The Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief Glen Hare is disappointed in the recent decisions of the Ontario...

Child poverty remains a huge problem for Canada. Carol Hughes, MP

In 1989 parliament unanimously passed a motion calling for the end of child poverty in Canada by the year 2000.  That led to the...

New Ontario Government Cuts Education Programming Aimed at Reconciliation

THUNDER BAY, ON (July 9, 2018): Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Deputy Grand Chief Derek Fox expressed grave concern with Ontario’s new government as the...
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Missanabie Cree and Government of Canada Celebrate Reserve

Together with Missanabie Cree First Nation Chief Jason Gauthier, the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services are celebrating the creation of the Missanabie...

Ipperwash Report Recommendation Ignored with new Ministry for Indigenous Affairs: Grand Council Chief Glen...

ANISHINABEK NATION HEAD OFFICE (July 3, 2018)— Anishinabek Nation Grand Council Chief Glen Hare says that while there is still a Ministry for Indigenous...
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Missanabie Cree First Nation Officially Granted Their Reserve

The moment that the Missanabie Cree First Nation has been waiting for the past one hundred and twelve years is finally here. Long overdue,...

Roberta Bondar made the list of the new members named by Rideau Hall to...

by The Canadian Press OTTAWA — The Order of Canada is getting 99 new members in 2018. Here's a list: Companions of the Order Roberta Bondar, Sault...

Deputy Youth Chief Lance Copegog Condemns PC Government’s Indigenous Affairs Decision

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHRISTIAN ISLAND, ONTARIO (JUNE 29TH, 2018) - Deputy Youth Chief Lance Copegog, portfolio holder on Intergovernmental and Political Affairs, has issued the following...
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Cycling for Reconciliation

When the Right Reverend Rob Hardwick, Bishop of the Diocese of Qu'Appelle (Anglican), decided to cycle across the country he knew it would be...