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Quebec Native Women: Nānīawig Māmawe Nīnawind. Stand With Us. Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women in Quebec

November 15, 2016 ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Quebec Native Women would like to thank the Mohawk Nation for each day allowing us to work on its unceded traditional territory. Quebec Native Women (QNW) wishes to sincerely thank the families of missing & murdered Indigenous women who so generously agreed to share their stories. We wish to acknowledge the […]

by aanationtalk on November 15, 2016105 Views

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One Year Later: The denunciations of Val-d’Or’s Indigenous Women

Kahnawake, October 20, 2016 – Nearly a year ago, Indigenous women from Val-d’Or publicly denounced violence and police abuses against them on the episode of Enquête. On this occasion, Quebec Native Women (QNW) salutes their courage and the one of all women who experienced abuses or violence from police forces and who found the strength […]

by pmnationtalk on October 21, 201699 Views

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Eleventh annual missing and murdered Indigenous women march pressures government – Marchers call for justice and more than “lip service” – McGill Daily

October 16, 2016 On the evening of October 4, around 500 people gathered at Place Emilie Gamelin for the eleventh memorial march for missing and murdered Indigenous women. The march was organized by the Centre for Gender Advocacy, and aims to honour the missing and murdered women and raise awareness. It was also part of […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 201699 Views

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MMIW: A special edition of The Current for October 17, 2016 – CBC

October 17, 2016 More than a decade ago, an isolated stretch of road in northern B.C. became known as the Highway of Tears, as women of all ages began to disappear. Today, The Current comes to you from Prince George to begin a series of public forums on the issue of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 17, 201682 Views

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Government of Canada Working in Partnership to Address Recommendations from Inquest into the deaths of Seven First Nations Youth

October, 13, 2016 – Gatineau, Quebec – Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada The Government of Canada is committed to working in full partnership with Indigenous peoples across the country, and other partners, to address the very real challenges facing Indigenous youth. Our Government’s primary objective remains to support the well-being and improve the education outcomes […]

by ahnationtalk on October 13, 201674 Views

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National Chief Open Letter on the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

National Chief Open Letter on the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls October 11, 2016 The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice Marion Buller, Chief Commissioner, National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered […]

by ahnationtalk on October 12, 2016134 Views

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Montrealers march for missing and murdered Indigenous women – CBC

Oct 05, 2016 Marches held in cities across Canada, vigil held on Parliament Hill Hundreds took to the streets of downtown Montreal Tuesday night for the annual march and vigil in honour of missing and murdered Indigenous women. The march, now in its 11th year, also took place in cities across Canada and included a […]

by ahnationtalk on October 5, 2016138 Views

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Assembly of First Nations Stands with Families of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls at 10th Annual Sisters in Spirit Vigils

Assembly of First Nations Stands with Families of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls at 10th Annual Sisters in Spirit Vigils OTTAWA, Oct. 4, 2016 – Representatives from the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) will take part in the 10th annual Sisters in Spirit vigils being held in various locations across the country today […]

by ahnationtalk on October 4, 2016147 Views

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Red Dress Concert featuring Amanda Rheaume

Event: Friday, September 23, 2016 – 19:00 Red Dress Concert featuring Amanda Rheaume Join Amnesty International at a Red Dress concert to raise awareness of our Stolen Sisters campaign. With the 2016 release of her album Holding Patterns the Red Dress single and video, and Amanda Rheaume continues her history of advocating change through her […]

by pmnationtalk on September 21, 2016127 Views

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Media advisory – 6th Annual KZ Run/Walk for Maisy and Shannon

KITIGAN ZIBI, QC, Sept. 16, 2016  – First Nation leaders, community members and supporters will gather in Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg First Nation this Saturday, September 17, 2016 for the 6th Annual KZ Run/Walk for Maisy and Shannon. Maisy Odjick and Shannon Alexander of the Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg First Nation have been missing from the town of […]

by pmnationtalk on September 16, 2016129 Views

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