​Prince William gets lesson in colonialism at Black Rod ceremony

Prince William got a lesson in both colonial history and modern politics from First Nations...

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An Open Letter from the First Nations Leadership Council to Premier Christy Clark regarding BC correspondence to the AME-BC regarding access payments to operate on First Nations lands.

Coast Salish Territory (Vancouver) — The First Nations Leadership Council today released the attached open...

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June 21 National Aboriginal Day: Repatriation of Indigenous cultural treasures

Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia – For far too long, governments and Canadians have...

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First Nations Summit Elects New Executive

Grand Chief Edward John (Akile Ch’oh), Dave Porter and Chief Judith Sayers (Kekinusuqs), have been...

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First Nations Summit re-elects Executive

Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver – Grand Chief Edward John (Akile Ch’oh), Cheryl Casimer and Robert Phillips...

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First Nations Summit reacts to continued unsatisfactory treaty offers to First Nations

Vancouver, BC — Another First Nation is dissatisfied with a treaty offer tabled by the...

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First Nations Resolute they will Reform Indigenous Child Welfare in BC

Coast Salish Territory (Vancouver, BC) – First Nations leadership and child-serving organizations gathered over the...

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Federal Government must reject National Energy Board decision to conditionally approve the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion project

Coast Salish Territory, Vancouver, British Columbia – Leaders of the First Nations Summit are calling...

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Province Ignores First Nations on Children and Families

(Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver) The First Nations Leadership Council (FNLC) condemns the Province’s unilateral announcement today...

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International Indigenous Representatives gather for 10th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

United Nations Headquarters, New York, New York – More than one thousand indigenous representatives from...

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First Nations Leadership Council Supports Paige’s Story Report

(COAST SALISH TRADITIONALTERRITORY / VANCOUVER – May 14, 2015) – The BC Assembly of First...

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First Nations Summit Commends Federal Liberal Government for decision to become a “full supporter” of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Coast Salish Territory/Vancouver, BC – Leaders of the First Nations Summit are commending the federal...

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