As megaproject nears completion, methylmercury concerns at Muskrat Falls linger

JOHN’S — The $12.7-billion Muskrat Falls hydroelectric dam in Labrador is finally nearing completion, billions of dollars over budget and years behind schedule. But as…

SN girls force tie

SIX NATIONS — Last Wednesday, the Six Nations Intermediate Girls Box Lacrosse Team hosted the Simcoe TimberWolves as practice before entering a home-tournament the following…

Six Nations woman acquitted on accessory to murder charges in triple homicide

Six Nations woman acquitted on accessory to murder charges in triple homicide   LONDON — The first of six people charged in the murders of…

Playoffs hit and Rebels excel

SIX NATIONS — After finalizing their spot on top with a final regular season win over the Windsor Clippers 18-4 a week prior, the Rebels…

A look back in time: CAW 2018

This year’s Community Awareness Week events are scheduled to take place from last Friday to Friday, May 31, which includes the Annual Bread and Cheese…

Allegiant to Law of the Land

In becoming a naturalized Canadian citizen you must recite the oath of citizenship, which some view as offensive to their values. In an attempt to…

Open Letter to The Corporation of the City of Brantford and Council

Audio transcript, 17:42 Minutes to Listen. To: The Corporation of the City of Brantford, Council, Mayor, and Department Staff. Signed and Dated: July 19, 2017…

Entering the legal arena

Recently the Men’s Fire and the Haudenosaunee Development Institute (HDI) have become engaged in a legal battle concerning clarification of the liabilities and limitation of…

Crown Land: The Fraud of Crown Land

Crown Land is a 17th Century concept whereby certain lands and all derived from it are claimed to be subject to the ownership, jurisdiction and…

Representation, and taxation without proper representation

If I do not have a right to tax my neighbor, how can I assign that right to the government to tax my neighbor? Magic!?…

The Two Row Wampum and the Rules of Law

An agreement between the Mohawk Workers and Guswenta Holdings Incorporated (a Canadian Holdings Company) has the Kanienke:haka and the Haudenosaunee community-at-large conflicted with the recent…

LAND CLAIMS AND THE POWER OF PEACE AND WAR

What is a land claim and who makes a land claim? Land claims are a legal declaration of desired control over areas of property including…

Into the Pipeline, Down the rabbit hole

BRANTFORD - On September 25th-26th, 2013 Enbridge Pipelines conducted a full-scale exercise simulating a pipeline rupture, an oil breach scenario that would see around 4,400…

Home(r) of Brothers in Christ

In ancient Greece and Rome, the concept of hospitality was considered to be a guest’s divine right and the host’s divine duty. Other cultures also…

Tire recycling must be better monitored

Brantford citizens and neighbouring environmentalists have come together to organize the East Ward & Echo Place Neighbourhood Association www.eastwardechoplace.com to highlight their concerns over the…