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We Needed Someone in Power

Julie Green is running to be a member of the legislative assembly, in the Yellowknife Centre riding, in the upcoming Northwest Territories general election. In 2009 Green volunteered at the Young Women’s Christian Association…






More indigenous presence in federal cabinet

This week Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was sworn in as Canada’s new leader, with a strong presence of indigenous culture at the ceremony. Trudeau entered to the drumming of 12-year old Theland Kicknosway, a traditional dancer,…





Historica Canada films Kenojuak Ashevak Heritage Minute

Inuk artist Kenojuak Ashevak’s legacy is being celebrated in a Heritage Minute film to be released in 2016. Ashevak was born in Baffin Island and heavily influenced by the landscapes around Cape Dorset. Historica Canada filmed the feature…



Shell halts 80,000-barrel-a-day oilsands project

The company cited a lack of pipeline infrastructure and low price of oil. By: Avery Zingel Royal Dutch Shell Canada announced that it will stop the construction of an oil project near Peace River, Alberta,…