Cree lawsuit would drain energy royalties – Edmonton Journal

By RAVEN / June 12, 2009 /

“Native band says 15,000 oilsands developments planned on ancestral land” Read the full article by Elise Stolte. please click here for more information (PDF file)

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Beaver Lake Cree Nation will continue to defend its treaty rights to stop the tar sands

By RAVEN / June 11, 2009 /

The Beaver Lake Cree Nation issued a press release in response to Alberta and Canada’s pre-trial motions to the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench seeking to put a halt to the litigation.  Read the full release for more information. please click here for more information (PDF file)

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Scraping Bottom – National Geographic

By RAVEN / March 2, 2009 /

By Robert Kunzig – Once considered too expensive, as well as too damaging to the land, exploitation of Alberta’s oil sands is now a gamble worth billions.  To read this compelling article, please click here.

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Reckoning with grief, and responsibility

By Andrea Palframan / July 6, 2000 /

Lots of people want to have a bigger conversation about the horrors being unearthed at residential school sites. It’s also clear that – though we have a mandate from Indigenous Nations to fundraise on their behalf – we have to put down our tools and allow space for mourning.

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