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Relatives of P.E.I. woman tell inquiry that Indigenous lives matter – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 14, 2018 By Kevin Bissett THE CANADIAN PRESS MONCTON, N.B. _ The family of an Aboriginal woman from Prince Edward Island who died a suspicious death says they want people to know her life mattered. “My mom matters. Our First Nation women matter,” Barbara Bernard said as she spoke before the National […]

by ahnationtalk on February 14, 201811 Views

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Mother of Aboriginal teen murdered by cousin appeals for tougher laws – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 14, 2018  MONCTON, N.B. _ The mother of a 16-year-old Indigenous girl murdered in northern New Brunswick made an emotional plea for tougher laws for people convicted of serious crimes. Pam Fillier told the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls on Tuesday that people convicted of murder should […]

by ahnationtalk on February 14, 201813 Views

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Mother of murdered Aboriginal teen tells inquiry tougher laws needed – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 13, 2018 By Kevin Bissett THE CANADIAN PRESS MONCTON, N.B. _ The mother of a 16-year-old Aboriginal girl murdered in northern New Brunswick in 2009 says Canada needs tougher laws. “If you murder someone, you shouldn’t be allowed out,” Pam Fillier said at the start of two days of hearings of the […]

by ahnationtalk on February 13, 201813 Views

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Government of Canada supports Indigenous community-based justice

From Department of Justice Canada February 12, 2018 – Charlottetown, PEI – Department of Justice Canada Community-based justice programs help to reduce crime, victimization and incarceration, increase community safety, and provide culturally relevant access to justice services. The Government of Canada is committed to reducing Indigenous victimization, addressing the overrepresentation of Indigenous Canadians in the […]

by pmnationtalk on February 12, 201812 Views

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Aboriginal politicians seek action: ‘We can stand together even if we are apart’ – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Feb 12, 2018  By Brett Bundale THE CANADIAN PRESS A new wave of mainstream Indigenous politicians in Canada is seeking to harness anger about the Colten Boushie verdict into a unifying call for action. “We can stand together even if we are apart,” said Aaron Paquette, a First Nations Metis artist who was […]

by pmnationtalk on February 12, 201811 Views

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Provincial Government Announces Recipients of Indigenous Violence Prevention Grants Program – Government of NL

February 9, 2018 The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has invested $205,000 in 14 projects through the Indigenous Violence Prevention Grants Program. The program supports Newfoundland and Labrador Indigenous governments and organizations in their efforts to prevent violence against Indigenous women and children and to engage Indigenous men and boys in the prevention of violence. […]

by pmnationtalk on February 12, 201812 Views

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MMIWG – Media Advisory: Accreditation and Scheduling of Community Hearings in Moncton, NB

Monday, February 05, 2018 Vancouver BC- The National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Women and Girls will hold Community Hearings at Four Points by Sheraton Moncton in Moncton, New Brunswick from February 13-14, 2018. Commissioner Michèle Audette will hear from approximately 20 family members and survivors through public and private hearings, sharing circle testimonies and […]

by pmnationtalk on February 6, 201815 Views

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Canada Fails to Grasp the “Emergency” in First Nations Child Welfare: Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Finds Federal Government Non-Compliant with Relief Orders

OTTAWA, ON (February 1, 2018, 9:00 a.m.) – The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (“the Tribunal”) has issued a fifth legal order (2018 CHRT 4) against the Federal government in an ongoing case for equity for First Nations children and families. A landmark ruling by the Tribunal in January 2016 found Canada to be racially discriminating […]

by pmnationtalk on February 2, 201820 Views

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NWAC Reprimands Media for Perpetuating Damaging Stereotypes in Tina Fontaine Trial

NWAC REPRIMANDS MEDIA FOR PERPETUATING DAMAGING STEREOTYPES IN TINA FONTAINE TRIAL February 1, 2018 The Native Women’s Association of Canada is adamantly opposed to the media’s use of victim-blaming rhetoric and negative, unfounded stereotypes in their reporting in the Tina Fontaine murder trial. Media outlets must instead focus on the actions of the accused. Victim […]

by pmnationtalk on February 2, 201822 Views

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Canadian Council of Child and Youth Advocates – Statement regarding Indigenous child welfare

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2018  – Following last week’s emergency meeting on Indigenous child welfare in Ottawa, convened by Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott and Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett, the Canadian Council of Child and Youth Advocates (CCCYA) has issued the following statement: As independent child advocates from nine provinces and two […]

by ahnationtalk on January 31, 201817 Views

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