Unfinished Treaty Business

UNFINISHED TREATY BUSINESS – “Cede, Release and Surrender: Let’s Face It – It Didn’t Happen Here” – PART 3

UNFINISHED TREATY BUSINESS – “Cede, Release and Surrender: Let’s Face It – It Didn’t Happen Here” – PART 3

Today’s generations of the Anishinaabe people have taken to heart what our parents, grandparents, and Elders had been saying all this time – Treaty was about sharing the land—not giving it away.  The treaty is a living document. This means that each generation, past, present and future applies its terms according to the experiences faced …

Unfinished Treaty Business – The Crown apologized for the “great frauds and abuses” – Part 2

Unfinished Treaty Business – The Crown apologized for the “great frauds and abuses” – Part 2

Treaty 2 Territory – Inherent Rights are the original and ancestral rights held by First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory. They are born with inherent rights because their ancestors have been in these territories since creation. These Inherent Rights are all encompassing in order for the people of the collective Nation, the Local Nations, to …