Apples weren’t always big, juicy and sweet _ ancient ones were small and bitter

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‘They have a right to be angry’: Trudeau says residential school legacy ongoing

VANCOUVER — It’s been a difficult year for many since the discovery of unmarked graves at residential schools and those expressing anger are justified in…

‘They have a right to be angry’: Trudeau says residential school legacy ongoing

VANCOUVER — It’s been a difficult year for many since the discovery of unmarked graves at residential schools and those expressing anger are justified in…

Defence says man had no choice but to shoot hunters in Alberta roadside confrontation

EDMONTON — A lawyer representing an Alberta man accused of killing two Metis hunters says his client had no choice but to shoot the men…

‘Horrifically, grisly scene’: Remains of woman found near Winnipeg apartment block

WINNIPEG — The name Rebecca Contois reverberated down a back lane Thursday night, days after her partial remains were found there. Dozens of people raised…

Native American student told to remove feather at graduation

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) — A Native American student was forced to remove an eagle feather prior to her high school graduation ceremony in northeastern…

After N.B. police killing of Indigenous woman, chiefs demand systemic racism inquiry

FREDERICTON — The results of the recent coroner’s inquest into the police killing of an Indigenous woman in New Brunswick demonstrate the urgent need for…

Indigenous owned resort in B.C.’s Shuswap region damaged in fire but band to rebuild

CHASE, B.C. — Fire has destroyed part of an Indigenous owned and operated lodge in the southern Interior but the Little Shuswap Lake Band says…

Unmarked graves discovery transformed Kamloops B.C., First Nation: Governor General

KAMLOOPS— The atrocities, the death, the loss and the silence of residential schools that Indigenous Peoples knew about for so long is finally known by…

Inquest to begin in N.B. police shooting of Indigenous woman during wellness check

FREDERICTON _ The lawyer for the family of an Indigenous woman fatally shot by police in Edmundston, N.B., during a wellness check two years ago…

Milgaard pushed for action on Indigenous sisters’ wrongful conviction claims

David Milgaard was actively helping people who claim they have been wrongfully convicted right up until his sudden death, including two Indigenous sisters who have…

Inukjuak men’s association teaching the next generation of Inuit hunters

INUKJUAK, Que. — Elder Simeonie Ohaituk sits on a caribou skin on the floor of the Unaaq Men’s Association in Inukjuak, Que., pulling and cutting…

Indigenous languages ‘marginalized all the time’ in Canada: Mary Simon

KANGIQSUALUJJUAQ, Que. — Think of your morning routine — after your alarm goes off and before breakfast, you probably unlock your phone and check emails,…

B.C. government gives $2.5M for Indigenous centre after concept plan is approved

VANCOUVER — The British Columbia government says it will provide $2.5 million for an Indigenous centre in Vancouver after the approval of a concept plan.…

‘The land is my therapy’: healing centre encourages reconnecting with Inuit identity

KUUJJUAQ, Que. — On the shore of a still-frozen lake in front of a traditional Inuit dwelling with the spring sun melting the snow underfoot,…