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Day 10: Chief Seattle

Chief Seattle (1780-1866), chief of the Suquamish and other Indian tribes around Washington’s Puget Sound, delivered what is considered to be one of the most beautiful and profound statements ever made. 388 more words

Calliou Group leads First Nations consultations

When the environmental services company she worked for was taken over by Stantec in 2008, Tracy Campbell decided she would try working for herself and launched Calliou Group. 630 more words

Local Business

Alanis Obomsawin: The power of art revealed in film

When we spoke, Alanis Obomsawin was in her office in Montreal, taking time out from creating the Cree version of her National Film Board documentary Hi-Ho Mistahey! 965 more words

Entertainment

calling... for transparency

Transparency is about being well with yourself. It makes it easier for people to set goals on their expectations and to act and react appropriately. Nobody likes to read between the lines. 141 more words

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Transitional Justice & International Human Rights Treaties

The Effectiveness of Transitional Justice Mechanisms and International Human Rights Treaties in Promoting Human Rights

The promotion of human rights through the use of international human rights treaties has been a point of contention between realists and constructivist for some time.  1,332 more words

Political Philosophy

Recognizing the Sacred- Our Tribal Leaders

Tribes are sovereign governments. All tribes have their unique history. Their history is unique in many ways from that of the colonial countries that took over their lands. 2,161 more words

Day 16: The Creole Case

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creole_case

Much like the slave ship Amistad, Creole had an uprising on the ship. The rebellion occurred and the enslaved forced the Captain to stop in the Bahamas. 55 more words

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