Archives for Anishinaabe

Ojibway Nation of Saugeen #258 members launch legal fundraiser to sue Band Council

On and off reserve members of the Ojibway Nation of Saugeen #258 have come together to launch a legal fundraiser to raise funds in order to sue their Band Council for breach of fiduciary duties. Under the direction of the clan mothers, on and off reserve members are filing a…
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Anishinaabe

Darlene Necan on Nov 21 2016 Protest at Doug Keshan’s office

Nov 21, 2016 Darlene Necan a spokeswoman for the Off Reserve people of the Ojibway Nation of Saugeen #258 speaks about the protest that she is organizing outside the offices of Doug Keshan, the lawyer for her nation's government. Darlene and her group are demanding that Keshan and her nation's…
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Anishinaabe

Neecha Dupuis on Nov 21 2016 protest outside of Kenora lawyer Doug Keshen

November 21, 2016 Neecha Dupuis speaks about the protest outside the offices of Doug Keshan, the lawyer for her nation's government. Neecha and her group are demanding that Keshan and her nation's leadership share the information they have about the deals they are negotiating with corporations and governments concerning the…
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Anishinaabe

Gary Wassaykeesic’s forty year quest to find his mother’s murderer

Originally Published on Sep 8, 2015 on Net News Ledger THUNDER BAY – Gary Wassaykeesic says that he felt that the world stopped and everything went quiet. After thirty-nine years, Gary Wassaykeesic was standing in a hospital room, in Sioux Lookout facing the man that he believes murdered his mother. It has…
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Anishinaabe

Neecha Dupuis on planned Savant Lake gold mine and lack of consultation with grassroots people

Niisha Kwe, a member of the Ojibway Nation of Saugeen 258, speaks with Real People's Media about her community's concerns about a planned gold mine on her peoples territory and the lack of consultation and involvement with grass roots members of the community.
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