Editorials

    • The $80 Indian

      Like many non-Natives in North America, I can point to …

    Rez Notes

    • At the beach

      I washed off the magnificent speckled trout and got it …

IN THE ISSUE

  • Cree hopefuls face high expectations at Val-d’Or Foreurs training camp

    Cree hopefuls face high expectations at Val-d’Or Foreurs training camp

    July 21, 2016 at 7:40 pm

    The Cree Nation will be well represented when the Val-d’Or Foreurs open training camp in preparation for the upcoming QMJHL season. No fewer than three Cree players will be taking part in the club’s rookie camp and full training camp in August. They include Wemindji’s Linden Namagoose, who was selected by the Foreurs..

  • Sisters of the 60s Scoop reunited

    Sisters of the 60s Scoop reunited

    July 21, 2016 at 7:21 pm

    Nakuset, the director of Native Women’s Shelter of Montreal (NWSM), is well known for her work to support women’s rights, fight racism and raise awareness of First Nations culture for authorities and children in care. Much of the motivation for that work stems from the loss she endured after police in Thompson, Manitoba, took..

  • Quebec announces cultural agreement in Oujé-Bougoumou

    Quebec announces cultural agreement in Oujé-Bougoumou

    July 21, 2016 at 7:09 pm

    Quebec Culture Minister Luc Fortin  visited the Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute in Oujé-Bougoumou June 26 to announce a three-year cultural development agreement between the provincial government and the Cree Nation. The announcement marks the “first time Quebec has done a public consultation within a Cree community,”..

  • Neal McLeod explores the Cree language with new book

    Neal McLeod explores the Cree language with new book

    July 21, 2016 at 6:50 pm

    In 100 Days of Cree, published in June by the University of Regina Press, author Neal McLeod makes a departure from his previous work. McLeod – poet, painter, “bingo caller” and Indigenous Studies professor at Trent University – previously wrote collections of poems. His newest release centres on preserving, promoting and..

UPDATES

First People’s Festival brings first-rate Aboriginal artists to Montreal

First People’s Festival brings first-rate Aboriginal artists to Montreal

July 21, 2016 at 6:57 pm

Summer is the season to relax and enjoy life. One of the best ways to take advantage of the good weather is at Montreal’s First..

OBITUARIES

An eloquent and dangerous voice – remembering John Trudell

An eloquent and dangerous voice – remembering John Trudell

December 22, 2015 at 6:58 pm

No one can claim that John Trudell led a charmed life. His was an interesting life and he lived it well. How many people have..

    CULTURE

    On the land

    Editor-in-Chief Will Nicholls heads North for moose hunting season.

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