On September 29, 2017, Canadians were well served by the judicial system. At a time when Indigenous people are falling through the cracks of...Read More Can our justice system cope with mental illness?
Far-right extremist groups have long flown under the law enforcement and policy-making radar, but the events of the past year have made them impossible...Read More Countering the threat of far-right extremism
The Indian Act is a seriously flawed piece of legislation that has persisted for over a century and become institutionalized and entrenched. Both the...Read More A 19th century Indian Act for 21st century objectives?
La mémoire collective canadienne a retenu que le pays était au départ une colonie française jusqu’à sa conquête par les Britanniques en 1763. Mais...Read More Rétablir des relations de nation à nation
Sous une forme d’apartheid rarement dénoncée, le Canada reconnaît deux catégories de citoyens à qui il accorde des droits différents : les Premières Nations et...Read More Le Canada face aux revendications des Métis
In March this year, the Burtch lands, one of the three parcels of land promised by former Ontario Premier David Peterson to the Haudenosaunee...Read More The divide and conquer land rights policies that harm communities
Le thème de la réconciliation est de plus en plus le leitmotiv des politiques concernant les peuples autochtones. Le concept de réconciliation laisse entendre...Read More La protection de la jeunesse pour les enfants autochtones
When Europeans arrived on the shores of what is now called North America, they encountered complex civilizations. At home in the cosmopolitan heartland of...Read More The Indian Act and the subsidization of the south
The 141-year-old colonial legislation called the Indian Act has had an odious and ridiculously stubborn run on Canada’s law books, with roots that extend...Read More The Indian Act: Breaking Its Stubborn Grip
In June 2017, the federal government released the Environmental and Regulatory Reviews discussion paper. It reiterated its commitment “to deliver environmental assessment and regulatory...Read More Sustainability in Canada’s environmental assessment