#Indigenous rights

  • Article: 5 Indigenous Women Who Helped Shape Today’s Canada
    Girls & Women

    5 Indigenous Women Who Helped Shape Today’s Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 15, 2018

    Canada was built on the shoulders of women like this. Read more

  • Article: Canada Just Named the First-Ever Female Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
    Girls & Women

    Canada Just Named the First-Ever Female Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 12, 2018

    Brenda Lucki has served with the national police for 31 years. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Leaders in Central America Are Funding the Climate Change Fight
    Finance & Innovation

    Indigenous Leaders in Central America Are Funding the Climate Change Fight

    Jan. 25, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Cut off from international funding, indigenous groups adapt to climate change on their own. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous People Just Won a Major Battle Against Mining Companies in Ecuador
    Environment

    Indigenous People Just Won a Major Battle Against Mining Companies in Ecuador

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 22, 2017

    There’s still a lot of work to do. Read more

  • Article: Women, Transgender, Queer, Indigenous, and All Oppressed People Need to Come Together to Fight Hate, Say Activists
    Citizenship

    Women, Transgender, Queer, Indigenous, and All Oppressed People Need to Come Together to Fight Hate, Say Activists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 16, 2017

    “This is the time to come together to connect the dots.” Read more

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

    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: 10 Enlightening #WeAreIndigenous Tweets That Will Remind the World to Celebrate Indigenous Peoples Today
    Citizenship

    10 Enlightening #WeAreIndigenous Tweets That Will Remind the World to Celebrate Indigenous Peoples Today

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 9, 2017

    Today is the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. Read more

  • Video: These Are the 5 Deadliest Countries for Environmental Activists
    Environment

    These Are the 5 Deadliest Countries for Environmental Activists

    By Joe McCarthy|July 14, 2017

    2016 was the deadliest year ever for environmentalists. Read more