Wunusweh Lecture in Aboriginal Law

The University of Saskatchewan, College of Law through the McKercher Lecture Series is presenting Grand Chief Derek Napinak from the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs who will share his views regarding the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The Wunusweh Lecture in Aboriginal Law takes place Monday, January 16, 2017 7:00 – 8:00 pm at the Gordon Oakes Red Bear Student Centre, University of Saskatchewan.

Inuit Voices Are Being Heard In, “Angry Inuk”

Iqaluit-based filmmaker Alethea Arnaquq-Baril and her film Angry Inuk was recognized at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival as one of Canada’s Top 10 Films of 2016. The film presents the Inuit side of the seal hunt debate through hunters, craftspeople and families that depend on the seal hunt resource for their livelihood.

Northern Saskatchewan Leaders Concerned About New Single Health Authority

After the recent announcement of the creation of a single health authority, Northern Saskatchewan residents are hoping they are not forgotten. Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) Vice-Chief Robert Merasty wonders if the outcome might be service cuts for some of the province’s most vulnerable residents.

By Jason Warick, CBC News Posted: Jan 06, 2017