First Nation Lawsuit Challenges Federal Fish Farm Licences

Tyee – By Andrew Nikiforuk   ‘This fight is not only for my nation but all people of BC who live up and down the coast and love salmon,’ says former Dzawada’enuxw elected chief Willie Moon. Photo by Lindsey Willie. The Dzawada’enuxw First Nation is suing the...

Indigenous Affairs portfolio is democratically flawed

Winnipeg Sun Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Carolyn Bennett.Justin Tang / THE CANADIAN PRESS   It isn’t easy to grasp just how vast and complex Canada’s federal Indigenous affairs portfolio has become over the past 50 years. Now divided...