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Chief points to local in-custody deaths in advance of anti-racism rally

Via Prince George Citizen
Tag(s): Justice

A major figure in the B.C. Assembly of First Nations has put the spotlight on the deaths of two Indigenous men in Prince George ahead of a peaceful protest in this city against racism. The rally is...read more

Big Oil Leaders Should Stop Trying to Push Back Indigenous Rights

Via The Tyee
Tag(s): Climate Emergency, Economic Development, Justice

Under cover of COVID-19, they’ve asked to delay federal UNDRIP law. We won’t be shoved aside. by Terry Teegee, Regional Chief of the BC Assembly of First Nations The emergence of COVID-19 has meant...read more

First Nations chiefs talk federal budget, racism at assembly in Nanaimo

Via Nanaimo Bulletin
Tag(s): Economic Development, Justice

National Chief Perry Bellegarde speaks at B.C. Assembly of First Nations gathering B.C. First Nations chiefs are getting through a lot of business in a short time in Nanaimo, and the national chief...read more