September 6, 2019, marked another win for First Nations children and their families as the Canadian Human Right Tribunal (CHRT) found that Canada wilfully and recklessly discriminated against First Nations children. #CanadianHumanRightsTribunal
In this ruling, the CHRT ordered Canada to pay the maximum amount allowable under the Canadian Human Rights Act (CHRA) to compensate First Nations children, youth and families who have been harmed by the child welfare system or were denied or delayed receipt of services
There Are No Fakes | A TVO Original Documentary. When a Norval Morrisseau painting is bought by musician Kevin Hearn, doubts about its authenticity raises controversial questions about authorship and ownership. cont'd
There Are No Fakes traces the provenance of Hearn's painting, unraveling a complex, stranger-than-fiction tale that leads to a lucrative art forgery ring in Thunder Bay. via @YouTube #Indigenousart#NorvalMorrisseau
In 1990 #NorvalMorrisseau speaks about the House of Invention and the idea that we are all Indians in Spirit. The song, "House of Invention" is written and performed by Kevin Hearn of Barenaked Ladies. #Indigenousart Everything is Sacred - via @YouTube
1/ 2 “Here you’ve got a Liberal government and a Conservative opposition. And the whole time of the residential schools, you had Liberal governments and Conservative oppositions or Conservative governments and Liberal oppositions,” he said.
2/3 The Canadian government would be admitting that the genocide occurred by the hands of institutions that still function more or less now as they did before, MacDonald said.
#FreeOnlineCourses Indigenous Canada is for students from faculties outside the Faculty of Native Studies with an interest in acquiring a basic familiarity with Indigenous/non-Indigenous relationships. ualberta.ca/admissions-pro…
We have a serious problem with the media in Canada. Over 120 outlets are American PostMedia outlets who publish only right leaning political articles. They downplayed the assassination attempt by the "friendly sausage maker"
During this pandemic we all expected ALL political parties to make positive contributions to keeping us Canadians safe and financially viable. I cannot list a single unique positive contribution the CPC has made to benefit Canadians. All we have received is #CPCgaslighting &lies.
I've never been a liberal but being tone deaf to Canadian needs characterizes what CPC tweets reveal. O'Toole, Rempel and Poilievre's lies, sloganeering, gaslighting and baseless attacks on Trudeau's minority gov't clearly reveal none of those 3 have what it takes to be a PM.
1/3 The CPC have embraced Arthur Finkelstein's political strategies and engaged in negative campaigning.
“The most overwhelming fact of politics is what people do not know,”Finkelstein told college students in Prague.
Provinces slow to use rapid tests. Just more than 4% of nearly 42M tests distributed across Canada have been used Apr 27. Feds open portal for employers to access free #COVID19rapidtests Ottawa sends rapid tests directly to businesses. May 7, 2021 #onpoli newswire.ca/news-releases/…
#COVID19rapidtests can provide results in as little as 15 minutes and don’t require lab analysis. These usually take the form of antigen tests. Although rapid tests can provide quick results, they aren’t as accurate as PCR tests analyzed in a lab. healthline.com/health/how-acc…
Budget 2021 keeps building on the progress we've made to make life more affordable and improve the services families count on. The strategic plan sets out the overarching vision, goals and priority actions for the Province. PDF download link bcbudget.gov.bc.ca/2021/pdf/2021_…