I have been writing alot – but mostly in Twitter format at @Qallunette. I Storified a few stories for you:
Gabrielle Fayant write so well about our identity – a great read!
After the surgery, Bosum said the doctor asked how she got to Montreal and who paid for the trip.
Bosum told her that Aboriginal Affairs Canada pays for transportation and items such as medication.
She said she was shocked by the doctor’s response.
“‘I guess that’s why we pay our bloody taxes.’ She said it just like that,” Bosum said.
Desconstructing a conversation regarding identity.
The Act to “Encourage” Gradual Civilization of Indian Tribes in the Province of Canada
How the Indian Act of 1867 determined who was Indigenous