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No answers for me:’ Chief says First Nations left out of McMurray fire response – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Oct 30, 2018  By Bob Weber THE CANADIAN PRESS It was May 8, 2016, and the Fort McMurray wildfire was in full blaze. Municipal and provincial leaders had gathered to discuss a response when Chief Allan Adam of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation walked in wanting to know how their plans would affect […]

by ahnationtalk on October 30, 201813 Views

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Trans Mountain, pipelines dominate opening of Alberta legislature sitting – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Oct 29, 2018  By Dean Bennett THE CANADIAN PRESS EDMONTON _ Alberta’s politicians returned to the legislature Monday and picked up right where they left off in the spring by bashing each other over pipelines. Opposition United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney accused Premier Rachel Notley’s government of failing Alberta on the Trans Mountain […]

by ahnationtalk on October 30, 201815 Views

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Métis Nation of Alberta’s new Provincial Council sworn-in at packed ceremony

October 26th, 2018 The newly elected Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) Provincial Council (PC) were officially sworn-in Saturday night, October 20, 2018, among family, friends, and community at the River Cree Casino. One by one, each council member was called to the stage to read and sign their solemn oath to the Nation and its […]

by ahnationtalk on October 29, 201816 Views

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John McDonald celebrates his retirement with the Métis Nation of Alberta

October 26, 2018 After dedicating nearly 70 years to his country and community, John Kenneth McDonald celebrated his retirement with the Métis Nation of Alberta and the Aboriginal Veterans Society of Alberta on Oct. 19, 2018 at the River Cree Casino. John has been an outstanding role model for Indigenous youth and a bright example […]

by pmnationtalk on October 29, 201816 Views

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Alberta’s Notley announces candidacy, slams Kenney in speech to NDP members – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Oct 28, 2018  By Dean Bennett THE CANADIAN PRESS EDMONTON _ Rachel Notley has made it official, announcing she will run again in the next election, touting her government’s record while slamming opponent Jason Kenney as a self-serving policy huckster. “I’m am not done fighting because we have only just begun!” said Notley […]

by ahnationtalk on October 29, 201812 Views

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War room needed to challenge Alberta’s oil critics: United Conservative leader – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Oct 25, 2018  CALGARY _ Alberta’s Opposition United Conservative leader says if he becomes premier, he’ll set up a war room to take on critics of the province’s energy industry in real time. Jason Kenney says what he calls his fight-back strategy would also include paying legal bills for Indigenous communities that are […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201821 Views

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Council reaching out to province to talk facing history, reconciliation with Moccasin Flats – Fort McMurray Today

October 24, 2018 At a special council meeting Wednesday, council decided to continue reconciliation talks for people affected by the evictions of Moccasin Flats. Council’s next steps will be to write a letter to Alberta’s Indigenous Relations Minister Richard Feehan. The motion to send the letter, which was proposed by Mayor Don Scott, will request […]

by ahnationtalk on October 25, 201813 Views

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Column: Why can’t Ottawa get Indigenous consultation right? – Calgary Herald

October 22, 2018 After weeks of consideration, the Trudeau government recently said it would not appeal the Federal Court of Appeal’s decision to quash the approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, and would instead further consult Indigenous groups for an undetermined amount of time. It seems the government’s approach to Indigenous consultation is try […]

by ahnationtalk on October 22, 201818 Views

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Canada’s Laws Must Respect First Nations Rights: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Supreme Court of Canada Decision on Mikisew

Canada’s Laws Must Respect First Nations Rights: AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Supreme Court of Canada Decision on Mikisew October 19, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Following today’s decision by the Supreme Court of Canada regarding Mikisew Cree First Nation stating that the federal government does not need to consult with First Nations prior to […]

by ahnationtalk on October 19, 201840 Views

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Persons Day: Statement from Premier Notley

Oct 18, 2018 Premier Rachel Notley issued the following statement, as Canadians mark Persons Day: “It’s been less than a century since the Persons Case. Just one lifetime ago, Canadian women were denied many of the basic rights and privileges we take for granted today. “That changed because five women from Alberta dared to challenge […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 201813 Views

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