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Supreme Court to rule in B.C. case involving Indigenous spirituality and ski resort proposal

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Jumbo glacier in the Purcell Mountains of south eastern BC, site of proposed ski resort.

Canadian Press, November 1, 2017

OTTAWA — The Supreme Court of Canada is due to release a decision Thursday in a case that hinges on freedom of religion and how Indigenous spirituality should be protected under the Charter of Rights. Read the rest of this entry

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Will Prayers and Ceremonies Stop the Dakota Access Pipeline?

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“Hope Springs Eternal–The Ghost Dance,” by Howard Terpning

By Zig Zag, Warrior Publications, December 23, 2016

Over the last few months there’s been a lot of noise made about the power of peaceful prayers and ceremonies in resisting the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. According to many participants, it was this emphasis on prayer that stopped the pipeline dead in its tracks, and paved the way for a historical victory. Read the rest of this entry