Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs criticizes TV show for failing to acknowledge missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls crisis

Credit to Author: Stuart Derdeyn| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 14:24:08 +0000

ABC Network’s new series Big Sky is being cited for not acknowledging the missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls crisis.

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Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs criticizes Big Sky for failing to acknowledge missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls crisis

Credit to Author: Stuart Derdeyn| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 01:42:29 +0000

ABC Network’s new series Big Sky is being cited for not acknowledging the missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls crisis.

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Human rights complaints filed by indigenous grandfather arrested at Vancouver bank

Credit to Author: Stephanie Ip| Date: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 18:10:46 +0000

In December of last year, Maxwell Johnson visited a downtown Vancouver BMO with hopes of helping his then 12-year-old granddaughter Tori open an account. Instead, the pair were questioned about their government-issued Indian status cards and police called for what the bank believed was a fraud in progress.

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Canada’s first Indigenous-led coast guard auxiliary patrols B.C.’s rugged coast

Credit to Author: The Canadian Press| Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2020 18:51:52 +0000

Recently operational Coastal Nations Coast Guard Auxiliary has more than 50 members from five Indigenous territories who are trained in marine search and rescue

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