Remembrance Day 2021

It was a sunny, relatively warm Saturday on November 6 as Kahnawa’kehró:non gathered to honour veterans at the Remembrance Day parade. “I’m ecstatic,” said Royal Canadian Legion Mohawk Branch 219 president Ray Deer. “You can’t beat the weather today, everybody came out, and we’re doing what we had done before the

Indigenous child welfare fight continues

(Courtesy Caring Society) Last Friday, the federal government filed an appeal to challenge a Federal Court decision that upheld a Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) order to compensate Indigenous children who were victims of the child-welfare system. However, the government also announced that it would sit down with First Nations groups to