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Native mayor promises to change city's reputation as most racist (01/22)
Maclean's magazine labeled Winnipeg, Manitoba, as the most racist city in Canada.

Native girl who refused chemotherapy treatment dies at age 11 (01/21)
Makayla Sault made headlines when she turned to traditional methods of healing for her leukemia.

Genetic intolerance to sugar found in Inuit population in Canada (01/20)
An estimated 3 percent suffers from a genetic intolerance to sucrose.

Authorities treating arson at First Nation's office as a hate crime (01/20)
Racist graffiti was found inside the structure after the fire, which caused $40,000 in damage.

Blood Tribe police form task force in response to drug problems (01/20)
Tribal members believe 10 deaths can be linked to a fake prescription drug.

Canadian man cleared of federal charges in eagle feather case (01/15)
John P. Volpe is from the Nipissing First Nation but isn't enrolled in a U.S. tribe.

Native students subjected to experiments at residential school (01/12)
A researcher who came across the study said the children were exploited.

Don Marks: Native people ignored in push for education reform (01/12)
First Nations' history and culture was never considered important in education for most of the 20th century.

Al Jazeera: Mohawk people spend lives on both sides of border (01/12)
Miss the roadside signs welcoming you to Akwesasne and it can be hard to know you've arrived - possibly in another country.

Native leader sues teacher over racist comments on Facebook (01/09)
The suspended teacher posted racist and disparaging comments about Native people and about Grand Chief Derek Nepinak.

Opinion: Poor health of Native peoples linked with colonization (01/08)
I have learned that for many indigenous peoples there can be no health without healing, and no healing without reconciliation and restitution.

Doug George-Kanentiio: A 2015 update on the Iroquois population (01/06)
The determination of the Iroquois, among many other native nations, to endure defied the political, religious and cultural trends at that time.

Dave Courchene: Spirit Tour aims to inspire us to walk together (12/29)
As the Original free and independent Peoples of this land, we have the distinction of being the roots of our homeland.

Doug George-Kanentiio: War of 1812 solved nothing for Mohawks (12/16)
By December of 1814 the war between the US and Britain was coming to a close.

Assembly of First Nations elects Perry Bellegarde as new leader (12/11)
The new chief said Canada won't be able to approve energy projects without the consent of First Nations.

First Nation offers reward for information about missing man (11/26)
Colten Pratt, 26, was last seen on November 6.

First Nations face loss of funds over failure to submit salaries (11/26)
The Onion Lake Cree Nation filed suit to prevent the government from cutting its funds.

Agency wanted Native woman to buy ancestral home site (11/12)
Darlene Necan faces a fine of at least $10,000 for building a home on land that belongs to the province of Ontario.

Two charged with attempted murder in attack on Native girl (11/12)
The 16-year-old Native girl remains in intensive care after being left for dead in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Native woman heads to trial for purchasing eagle feathers (11/12)
Rachel CrowSpreadingWings is representing herself and will argue that she has a constitutional right to buy and possess eagle parts.

Doug George-Kanentiio: Deskaheh was hero to the Iroquois (11/12)
Traditional Iroquois place a high value on community service, humility and generosity.

Gord Peters: Honor sacrifices of Native veterans in Canada (11/11)
The grand chief of the Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians reflects on the contributions of Native veterans.

Native woman charged for building home on ancestral land (11/10)
After trying to find housing for years, Darlene Necan took matters into her own hands.

Opinion: Mohawk First Nation bars mixed-race couples on land (11/06)
The Mohawk Council of Kahnawake is facing a challenge to a law that requires Mohawk women whose partners are non-Native to leave the reserve.

First Nations to boycott largest newspaper publisher in Canada (11/05)
A recent column blamed Native people for the high rates of violence against Native women.

Brian Bowman - first Metis mayor in Winnipeg - sworn into office (11/05)
The city's new leader, who has Cree ancestry from his mother, is a political newcomer.

Vice: Hip-hop artist Drezus on new journey after jail sentence (10/29)
A profile of a Native hip-hop artist who has a new perspective on life after serving time in prison on drug charges.

Winona LaDuke: Taking treaty advice from indigenous nations (10/29)
The executive director of Honor The Earth calls on Canada to take advice from Native nations when it comes to making treaties.

Kim & Jordan Wheeler: Celebrating You're Welcome Weekend (10/13)
Kim and Jordan Wheeler explain why their Native family celebrates 'You're Welcome Weekend' instead of the Thanksgiving.

Native woman faces alleged attacker in court after brutal assault (10/03)
Marlene Bird, 47, was nearly killed and had to have her legs amputated.

Don Marks: Native people reclaim their identity through names (10/02)
Exploring the many terms used to describe Native people in Canada and the United States.

Al Jazeera: Tribes working together to restore bison to their land (09/29)
Al Jazeera reports on the historic signing of a buffalo treaty between tribes in the United States and First Nations in Canada.

Police open probe after officers let missing Native teen girl go (09/25)
The officers came into contact with Tina Fontaine and a week later she was found dead.

Tribes from US and Canada sign historic treaty to protect bison (09/24)
The Buffalo Treaty was signed on the Blackfeet Nation in Montana.

Colville Tribes participate in repatriation ceremony in Canada (09/22)
Remains of a 10,000-year-old ancestor were exposed earlier this year in British Columbia.

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