Anishinabek Nation leadership support disbandment of Thunder Bay Police Service Board

ANISHINABEK NATION HEAD OFFICE (December 19, 2018)— Anishinabek Nation leadership is supportive of the disbandment of the Thunder Bay Police Service Board and see...

Anishinabek Nation leadership disappointed by cultural funding cuts by provincial government

ANISHINABEK NATION HEAD OFFICE (December 17, 2018)— Anishinabek Nation Lake Huron Region Chair and Nipissing First Nation Chief Scott McLeod is disappointed following the...

Jesse Wente poised to turn dialogue into action at Indigenous Screen Office

TORONTO — As director of Canada's fledgling Indigenous Screen Office, Jesse Wente has spent much of the past year travelling around the country, doing...

First Nation Leaders speak out about viral video and Thunder Bay Police Service.

First Nation leaders continue to speak out about an incident that was captured on cellphone video over the weekend in Thunder Bay, Ontario, and...

ADSB Names First Indigenous Student Trustee

The appointment of Algoma District School Board’s first Indigenous Student Trustee was approved at Tuesday night’s Board meeting.  Katelyn Wildgoose will join Molly Taylor...

Deputy Youth Chief Lance Copegog’s Statement on National Addictions Awareness Week

CHRISTIAN ISLAND, ON (November 27th, 2018) - Deputy Youth Chief Lance Copegog of the Beausoleil First Nation Youth Council has released the following statement...

Local Secondary Students Visit Algoma U and SKG to Learn About Canada’s First-Ever Anishinaabe...

(SAULT STE. MARIE, ON: Nov 20, 2018): A large group of local secondary school students paid a visit to Algoma University and Shingwauk Kinoomaage...
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Algoma U Selected as Host Site for 2019 National Building Reconciliation Forum

Five postsecondary partners to host annual forum at Algoma University in 2019 VICTORIA – University and Indigenous leaders focused on the importance of working together...

Anishinabek Nation leadership oppose Canada’s Indigenous Rights Framework

ANISHINABEK NATION HEAD OFFICE (November 16, 2018)—The Anishinabek Nation Chiefs-in-Assembly unanimously oppose and reject the federal government’s Indigenous Rights Framework.The Anishinabek Nation leadership join...

Amnesty calls for accountability on coerced sterilization of Indigenous women

OTTAWA — Amnesty International Canada is calling on the federal government to appoint a special representative to hear from Indigenous women coerced into sterilization procedures — to learn what justice would...