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Our Dreams Matter Too

Posted on June 11, 2013 at 7:55 PM Comments comments (26)


"On June 11, 2013, give First Nations children the same chance to grow up safely at home, get a good education, be healthy, and be proud of their cultures.

Our Dreams Matter Too is a walk and letter writing event supporting culturally based equity for First Nations children."

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The Toronto Star: Conservative government found spying on Aboriginal advocate: Tim Harper

Posted on June 11, 2013 at 7:50 PM Comments comments (0)

May 29, 2013: "Well-known advocate for aboriginal children Cindy Blackstock knew all along her government was spying on her and Tuesday the country’s privacy commissioner agreed."

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Soon, all Canadians will know how it feels to be an Indian

Posted on June 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM Comments comments (0)

"Five years ago, Stephen Harper stood in the House of Commons and issued the historic apology for the legacy of government and church-run residential schools. At that time, many Aboriginal people held hope that this marked the beginning of a new and empowering chapter in relations between the government and Aboriginals. Now the government has slashed funding to 43 representative Aboriginal organizations. The new chapter clearly needs severe editing."

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