Fire and death in Canada’s First Nations

Toronto Star Firefighters attend the scene in the aftermath of a fire that killed 5 family members in Oneida on the Thames in December 2016.   Dave Chidley/Canadian Press A Star investigation reveals a disturbing number of deaths related to house fires in First...

Dakota Access protest was just the beginning

Star Phoenix – Doug Cuthand On Feb. 22 the police moved in and the few remaining protesters at Standing Rock set fire to the temporary shelters and tents and left. A few diehards stayed on and were arrested. So ended the biggest confrontation between Native...

Lax Kw’alaams on front line of native issues

Vancouver Sun (Front row, from left) Chief Coun. Harold Leighton, Minister Rich Coleman and Mayor John Helin, and (back row, from left), Minister John Rustad, Premier Christy Clark and Pacific NorthWest LNG project officer Wan Badrul during the signing between the...