First Nations

Acquittal in Native man's death spurs calls for reform

Indigenous leaders say not guilty verdict in Native man's killing highlights deep-seated racism in Canada.

Canada

Slain indigenous man 'denied justice'

Canadian jury finds farmer Gerald Stanley not guilty of second-degree murder in relation to killing of indigenous man.

Slain Colten Boushie's family vows to 'pursue justice'

First Nations

Canada: Sixties Scoop survivors want 'just reparations'

Sixties Scoop vow to block financial settlement until the government holds more inclusive consultation process.

Canada: Sixties Scoop survivors want 'just reparations'

Canada

Canada ordered to fund indigenous child welfare - again

Rights tribunal says indigenous children continue to face discrimination in child welfare system.

Canada ordered to fund indigenous child welfare - again

Global Warming

US: Indigenous women protest for climate justice

Group vows to stay until leaders recognise native treaty rights and take action on climate change.

Indigenous women occupy Washington state capitol lawn

Opinion

The irony of Australia's constitutional crisis

As an absurd citizenship crisis rages on in the Australian Parliament, First Nations people and refugees see the irony.

Ann Deslandes

by Ann Deslandes

Ann Deslandes

Canada

Canada's Trudeau apologises for residential schools

Justin Trudeau delivers 'long overdue' apology for decades of abuse of indigenous children at residential schools.

Canada's Trudeau apologises for residential schools

First Nations

'Mixed feelings': Canada to pay forced adoption victims

Ottawa agrees to pay $600m to 16,000 indigenous survivors of its controversial forced adoption programme.

'Mixed feelings' over Canada's '60s Scoop' settlement

Opinion

Mexico's Indigenous Congress: Decolonising politics

The First Nations of Mexico are on a quest to break down the silencing wall of racism, patriarchy and capitalism.

Walter D Mignolo

by Walter D Mignolo
- Rolando Vazquez

Walter D Mignolo

Canada

Trudeau tells UN Canada has failed indigenous people

Prime minister acknowledges the dark history of Canada's colonisation as one of "humiliation, neglect and abuse".

Trudeau tells UN Canada has failed indigenous people

Witness

Broadband Bruce: Fighting Canada's Digital Divide

A reformed troublemaker rigs up high-speed internet in his community to help turn around the indigenous reserve.

First Nations

First Nations reclaim the streets of Toronto

Activists have added Anishinaabe-language street signs to parts of the city to highlight their indigenous roots.

First Nations reclaim the streets of Toronto

US & Canada

Fuel spill in Great Bear Rainforest, British Columbia

Fuel spill in Canada's Great Bear Rainforest adds to pressure to cut fuel transport lines on Pacific Coast.

Canadian First Nation cleans up latest fuel spill mess

Opinion

Justice for Canada's indigenous women

The remedy cannot simply be an apology or an official acknowledgement that these women have been wronged.

Andrew Mitrovica

by Andrew Mitrovica

Andrew Mitrovica

US & Canada

First Nations facing mental health crisis

Ontario Health Minister Eric Hoskins spoke with Al Jazeera about the recent wave of indigenous suicide attempts.

Attawapiskat crisis: 'We've failed First Nations youth'