The Doctrine of Discovery is a legal fiction. It justifies Indigenous dispossession by discounting Indigenous history, legal orders, sovereignty and existence.
Through organizations like the Saskatchewan Indian Women’s Association, women demanded their return to their rightful place in Indigenous leadership.
Perpetrators of genocide should never be forgotten, but they should not be celebrated either.
Native people accounted for nearly 15 percent of fatal police shootings in Canada between 2000 and 2017, far higher than their percentage of the entire population.
Indigenous people are looking for an acknowledgement that the pain of racism is real, and that racism can influence how Canada determines justice.
Why the shooting of a Canadian Cree man has so many people angry.
The chief of police in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, has apologized to a Native mother for the way she was treated in custody.
'There are many words which mask domination and business-as-usual.'
Jack Ballantyne, 44, got some scratches on his arm but otherwise did not suffer serious injuries during the attack.
Jeanette Chief and Violet Heathen both went missing in the same city and both were from the Onion Lake Cree Nation.
About 140 Native students in Saskatchewan have registered for the April 8 event and the top spellers will advance to the Spelling Bee of Canada on May 15.
Chief Rodger Redman said alcohol was a factor in the murder of a 28-year-old man on the Standing Buffalo Dakota First Nation in Saskatchewan.
About 2,000 indigenous peoples representing nearly 20 countries are participating in the inaugural event in Palmas, Brazil.
Some of the students who went to the Regina Indian Industrial School in Saskatchewan never made it back home.
Isaiah Tootoosis landed the role of Young Hawk in The Revenant after a 15-minute audition.
Namerind Housing Corporation helps Native people find housing in a city where they often face discrimination.
The racist ad stated that the landlord 'will not consider aboriginals' for the house in Prince Albert.
Earlier this year I was sitting in my lazy mans chair and started searching for my great grandfather.
Leah Arcand and Joi Arcand drew the attention of producers after posting pictures of themselves dressed like some of the characters in the show.
Neechie's Pizzeria & Taco opened to brisk business in Regina, Saskatchewan.
The rate on reserves in Saskatchewan is 11 times higher than that of Canada.
A dormitory supervisor who was sentenced to three years for abusing Native boys will have to serve eight years instead.
Angela Poorman, 29, was murdered in Winnipeg last December. Her case remains unsolved.
The governing organization lost its federal funds amid an internal leadership dispute.
Garrett Gamble Jr., 11, signed a one-day contract and served as a puck dropper with the Toronto Maple Leafs during a winning game.
Eddie Stonechild was kicked to the ground and hit his head on a concrete wall. The officer was convicted but the verdict was overturned.
The new chief said Canada won't be able to approve energy projects without the consent of First Nations.
The Onion Lake Cree Nation filed suit to prevent the government from cutting its funds.
Marlene Bird, 47, was nearly killed and had to have her legs amputated.
The officer posted derogatory comments about Native people on Facebook.
The boy apparently spent the night outside. He was found wearing just a t-shirt but does not appear to have suffered any injuries.
Marlene Bird is grateful for the public support she has received since the June 1 incident.
Authorities say solving the case is a top priority.
Marlene Darlene Bird, 47, suffered severe burns and had to have one of her legs amputated.
Six-year-old boy was killed and authorities said a 10-year-old boy was to blame.
Cheyann Peeteetuce faces charges in connection with the deaths of two teenage students.
A Saskatchewan man has been charged for murdering two Native women.
Doug Cuthand says the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations must move quickly to oppose the controversial First Nations Control of First Nations Education Act.
The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations adopted budget cuts at a special meeting on Wednesday.
The Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations is holding a special meeting today to discuss budget issues.
Writer doesn't understand why Native people are upset by stereotypical portrayals of their culture.
The president of the University of Regina apologized after the cheer team was photographed in cowboys and Indians outfits.
A nine-year-old girl is missing and presumed dead after a fire destroyed her family's home on the Witchekan Lake First Nation in Saskatchewan.
A school in Saskatchewan says it won't stop a Native student from wearing a shirt that generated controversy.
Neil Young will perform four benefit shows in January for the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation in Alberta.
Canada is home to 600,000 young Native people and many are working hard to succeed in higher education in light of the difficulties their ancestors faced at residential schools.
Writer discusses how Native people were starved out of their homelands by the Canadian government.
A professor at the University of Saskatchewan is drawing controversy for comments he made about a Native pipe ceremony on campus.
A six-year-old boy who was fatally injured on the Kahkewistahaw First Nation in Saskatchewan is being laid to rest on Friday.
Flooding on the Siksika Nation in Alberta. Photo @tendayjourney on Twitter The Siksika Nation in Alberta has suffered severe damage due to flooding. More than 1,000 people have been...
Forty percent of Native children in Canada are living in poverty, the highest rate in the country, according to a new report. The report from the Canadian Centre for Policy...
A Native man from Saskatchewan was found guilty of manslaughter.
The leader of the Pheasant Rump Nakota Nation in Saskatchewan will be sentenced tomorrow for sexually assaulting a teen girl on the reserve. Chief Terrance McArthur admitted to the charge...
Blaine Favel. Photo Courtesy University of Saskatchewan. The Globe and Mail interviews Blaine Favel, a former chief of the Poundmaker Cree Nation, about his new role as the chancellor...
The Canadian Taxpayers Federation named a Native leader in Saskatchewan as the "winner" of one of its government waste awards. The group said Standing Buffalo First Nation Chief Roger Redman...
Police in Regina, Saskatchewan, are renewing a $25,000 reward for information about Tamra Keepness. Keepness was five years old when she went missing from a predominantly Native neighborhood in Regina...
Law enforcement in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, are investigating a claim that a Native man was driven to the outskirts of town on a freezing night. Drayton Bull told Aboriginal People's Television...
An Amber Alert has been issued for Katelyn Mosquito, a 14-year-old Native girl who was taken from her home in Saskatchewan on Wednesday night. Police believe Katelyn, who is...
The Canadian government has removed Elliott Kahpeaysewat as chief of the Moosomin First Nation in Saskatchewan. The Department of Aboriginal Affairs said Kahpeaysewat bought votes for an election that took...
A 74-year-old man has been charged in connection with a drive-by shooting on the Piapot First Nation in Saskatchewan, CBC News reports. Albert Clarence Kaiswatum is accused of second-degree murder....