Indian Act 1876

I’m plowing my way through this book, and while I wouldn’t want to give you a book review, can I make a couple of observations to where I am… First, I was really interested in reading this, was sure it would be a good read if not a fascinating insight into what happened around SNC…

What land are you on

I live in Edmonton, located within Treaty 6 Territory and within the Métis homelands and Métis Nation of Alberta Region 4. We acknowledge this land as the traditional territories of many First Nations such as the Nehiyaw (Cree), Denesuliné (Dene), Nakota Sioux (Stoney), Anishinabae (Saulteaux) and Niitsitapi (Blackfoot). If you’ve grown up believing that no one…

Northern BC

For many years I heard about Northern BC and the work of The Salvation Army in this remote part of the country. In 2015 I had the chance to visit a number of communities. To say that the landscape is amazing is an understatement. The land is immense – that is to say, the scale…