Thursday, June 22, 2017

AFN National Chief Welcomes Name Change for ‘National Indigenous Peoples Day’

AFN National Chief Welcomes Name Change for ‘National Indigenous Peoples Day’: OTTAWA, ON - Jun 21, 2017 – Assembly of First Nations Nation Chief Perry Bellegarde supports the new name for June 21 – National Indigenous Peoples Day – as a name consistent with the international recognition of Indigenous peoples and consistent with AFN resolution calling for the name change.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Goodbye, My Friend, Beau Dick

Goodbye, My Friend, Beau Dick: Born: November 23, 1955, Kingcome Inlet; Died: March 27, 2017, Vancouver: I came upon this fellow Beau Dick in a place where people are steeped in stories of soul travel and soul capture, and witchcraft, and that is the old way, they say, which just so happens to be kind of preserved one ferry ride beyond 'the last outpost.' At times in my mind