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First Nations prepare for Covid 19

Treaty 2 Territory – The Covid 19 pandemic has the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory preparing for the influx of this dangerous virus into our communities. Many First Nations have taken the steps of locking down their community to only members coming in and out of their community. This is to slow down or …

March 29, 2020

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Golden Thread of Anishinaabe Sovereignty

Treaty 2 Territory – We had our Anishinaabe Sovereignty prior of Europeans arriving to Turtle Island. (Anishinaabe Clan System) We had our Anishinaabe Sovereignty when we made the 1701 Great Peace of Montreal. (Two Row Wampum Belt) We had our Anishinaabe Sovereignty when we made the 1764 Treaty of Niagara (The British Anishinaabe Treaty Alliance)

March 24, 2020

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Message from Dr. David Courchene, Jr. March 19, 2020 Turtle Lodge, Sagkeeng First Nation

An Introduction to “Wahbanung – The Resurgence of a People: Clearing the Path for our Survival” Presentation by Nii Gaani Aki Inini – Leading Earth Man – Anishinaabe Elder, Dr. David Courchene, Jr. At the Turtle Lodge Central House of Knowledge, March 19, 2020 Boozhoo N’dinawaymaaginidok Let me begin by first of all, thanking each …

March 23, 2020

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WAHBANUNG: The Resurgence of a People – Clearing The Path For Our Survival

50 years after Wahbung (1971), Knowledge Keepers Dr. David Courchene, Jr., Chief Dr. Harry Bone, Florence Paynter, Phillip Paynter, Chief Katherine Whitecloud, Chief Robert Maytwayashing, Mary Maytwayashing and Gordon Walker at the Turtle Lodge Central House of Knowledge release on March 19th WAHBANUNG, THE RESURGENCE OF A PEOPLE: CLEARING THE PATH FOR OUR

March 23, 2020

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NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER – MARCH 23, 2020 9 A.M. – All Day

Whether you are walking, driving, at home, or at a sacred fire, stop and offer a Prayer for those that are sick or need support across our homelands. Pick up your traditional pipes, bible, rosery, cross, tobacco bundles and light your scared fires and let us all pray. Starting at 9 A.M. on March 23rd. …

March 20, 2020

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THE ANISHINAABE 7TH FIRE PROPHECY

THE ANISHINAABE 7TH FIRE PROPHECY “Upon suffering beyond suffering, the Red Nation shall rise again, and it shall be a blessing for a sick world. A world filled with broken promises, selfishness and separations. A world longing for light again.”  Crazy Horse (While smoking Sacred Pipe with Sitting Bull, four days before he was assassinated.)

March 20, 2020

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First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory acknowledged at the 2020 Manitoba Highschool AA Hockey Championships

Treaty 2 Territory – Communications Keeper Ray Mousseau and FNT2T Lead Keeper Boh Kubrakovich were invited to the 2020 Manitoba Highschool AA Championships in Rivers on Thursday, March 12th. The opening ceremonies was presented to spectators and fans, with 6 hockey teams and organizers. Bruce Helgeson invited and acknowledged the event taking place in

March 17, 2020

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Information for FNT2T Members on COVID 19

Treaty 2 Territory – March 16, 2020, the number of confirmed cases of COVID 19 in Manitoba is 8. Some tips to avoid the COVID-19 virus is limit visiting, limit your time away from home, and wash your hands with soap on a consistent basis – you will be prepared. Traditionally, Anishinaabe people cleans their …

March 16, 2020

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Social Distancing and Traditional Medicines for Covid -19

Treaty 2 Territory – Coronavirus has now infected over 120,000 people worldwide and a clearer picture of the constellation of symptoms caused by the virus—the infection is now called Covid-19 — is starting to emerge. According to Health Canada, the public health risk associated with Covid-19 is low for Canadians and in Manitoba, but this …

March 13, 2020

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