Indigenous rights activists after the ‘Unsettle Canada Day 150 Picnic’ in Toronto, Ontario.

No celebration of colonization

That is the demand of many First Nations people during Canada’s year-long jamboree to mark its 150th anniversary of confederation. Sian Griffiths reports.

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NI 506 - Brazil's soft coup - October, 2017
A girl attends a rally to remember missing and murdered indigenous women in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside on Valentine's Day, 2015.

An open wound

Janet Nicol reports on Canada's Highway of Tears.

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NI 483 - Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion - June, 2015
Mine shafted

Mine shafted

Jess Worth on indigenous Canadians' fight against a mine.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014
Matawa First Nations

Touch the earth

As reserves dwindle and demand balloons, resource companies are pushing into more remote regions and onto indigenous land. Jen Wilton tours seven hotspots where native people are demanding the right to decide what happens on their ancestral territory.

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NI 470 - Commodities - the pitfalls of resource wealth - March, 2014
Going nowhere: a Greenpeace activist locks on to a truck, blocking work at the Shell Albian Sands mine

Taking on Tarmageddon

The international campaign to shut down the tar sands is shaping up to be an iconic battle, reports Jess Worth.

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NI 431 - Bloody oil - shut down the tar sands! - April, 2010

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Brazil's soft coup October, 2017
Love in the time of Ebola June, 2016
Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion June, 2015
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
The politics of language loss June, 2014
Commodities - the pitfalls of resource wealth March, 2014
Bloody oil - shut down the tar sands! April, 2010
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