#Indigenous communities

  • Article: 5 Ways Gord Downie Was the Ultimate Global Citizen of Canada
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    5 Ways Gord Downie Was the Ultimate Global Citizen of Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 18, 2017

    The Tragically Hip’s beloved frontman has died at age 53. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Teen Is Taking a Stand Against Racism with a Ribbon Skirt and A Hashtag
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    This Canadian Teen Is Taking a Stand Against Racism with a Ribbon Skirt and A Hashtag

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 16, 2017

    Kisis-Isquao Cappo wants to show she’s proud of her heritage. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous-Owned Coffee Company in Canada Will Buy Beans from Indigenous Farmers in Peru
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    Indigenous-Owned Coffee Company in Canada Will Buy Beans from Indigenous Farmers in Peru

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 27, 2017

    Kaapittiaq, which means “good coffee” in Inuinnaqtun, will be located in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. Read more

  • Article: 7 Victories for Indigenous People Around the World You Probably Didn’t Hear About in 2017
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    7 Victories for Indigenous People Around the World You Probably Didn’t Hear About in 2017

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 8, 2017

    Beyond Standing Rock. Read more

  • Article: School Teacher Inspires Students With a Song About Australia’s Violent History
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    School Teacher Inspires Students With a Song About Australia’s Violent History

    By Marnie Cunningham|Aug. 29, 2017

    Students attend the Myall Creek Massacre memorial Read more

  • Article: 3 Important Things You Should Know from the Assembly of First Nations
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    3 Important Things You Should Know from the Assembly of First Nations

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 28, 2017

    A quick but important recap of this week’s annual meeting in Regina. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Infants in Canada Are More Likely to Die But a New Program Aims to Help That Grim Statistic
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    Indigenous Infants in Canada Are More Likely to Die But a New Program Aims to Help That Grim Statistic

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 26, 2017

    “We’ve parented our kids from millennia and we’re still here.” Read more

  • Article: Brazil Is Rolling Back 20 Years Worth of Environmental Protection Policies
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    Brazil Is Rolling Back 20 Years Worth of Environmental Protection Policies

    May 16, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Brazil is backsliding on its commitments to protect the Amazon rainforest and indigenous people. Read more