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Blockades threatened if aboriginal education bill not scrapped

Derek Nepinak on the cover of Winnipeg Sun, 2012.

Derek Nepinak on the cover of Winnipeg Sun, 2012.

First Nations leaders say they shouldn’t have to make threats to have their voices heard

CBC News/The Canadian Press, April 28, 2014

Several First Nations leaders say they will target the Canadian economy if the Harper government doesn’t scrap proposed legislation for aboriginal education. Read the rest of this entry

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One year of Idle No More: update and analysis

Idle No More Dec 21 ottawa sign

INM rally on Dec 21, 2012, in Ottawa.

by Zig Zag, Warrior Publications, Dec 11, 2013

Last month at around this time, I posted one or two corporate news articles about the one year anniversary of Idle No More (INM). Yesterday (Dec 10), there were a few more articles about the one year anniversary. “What’s up with that?” I thought, so I checked out INM’s website. Turns out, the one year anniversary was officially declared to be a month-long series of events by INM Official (the website). Read the rest of this entry