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Indian Act

The Indian Act (An Act respecting Indians ), R.S., 1951, c. I-5, is a Canadian statute that concerns registered Indians, their bands, and the system of Indian reserves.

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Kwitsel Tatel shared a link. January 14 near Vancouver Sharing! January 14, 2014 Dear Mark Hume, Thank you for taking my call yesterday! I told you I would take time to write out what it is I am trying to say to you, how to get there in a few words is another story! The number of layers of law, legislation, rules, and regulations are many! Our Traditional Governance vs. the Indian Act regime is what I am talking about right now. Just how many lens must we perceive ourselves through? In law, there’s one lens. On the doors of each provincial court house in British Columbia, a sign reads, “Minister Responsible for Treaty Negotiations”. So, what does that mean? There is a built in bias against us Indians as soon as we enter those courts. Not everybody understands this bias, evidently. For the Greater Good of our “Indian” Peoples in Canada, and on May 9, 2013 I beat Canada in the Chief Judge of BC’s court over whether or not I have the right & title to possess fish. I won after nine long years! The ...
A Canadian Bomber Command May Day pub party of '43 had an "Indian Act" and singing of "Deutschland uber Alles" & "the Horst Wessel Song" !?!
btw, the 2nd part of my series will cover the historic land code vote & how FNs are opting out of provisions of the Indian Act - runs Friday
Dear Mps pls pass the Lokpal today in Loksabha.Anything happened to Annaji by ur selfish act then u have to suffer fr it.
Wow! If the Indian govt decides to execute something this stupid, it would be beyond pathetic! .
Is not India overreacting?The Indian diplomat was arrested on doing illegal act on the behest of (an Indian)US state prosecutor.Is it wrong?
For those students who have me Green 4 for USII. The study guide that I gave you has a question about the Indian Reorganization Act.
If they have broken an Indian law let India act on it
“Why does everyone think I'm Indian!?! 👳”. Cuz you act like a white person lol
Tiara act like I won't beam a ball at her head at practice 😂😂😂👌 try me Indian
.India in turn informed State Dept. about Indian court order against the maid. Apparently US didn't act on that. Now judge...
aah..ok. ..Does he act in indian dramas
"Indian parents act like getting A's is a piece of cake" preach👌👌
India should act like a big neighbour: Jamaat leader - Indian Express
West Indian girls make me act retarded 😂😂😂😍
Beig honest here, it's such a good thing we aren't managing Treaty Rights right now, but only failing to manage Indian Act benefits.
I can't imagine what things would be like if they just terminated the Indian Act as of right now, today.
If the Indian Act was to be done away with right now, as of today, would we be ready? IMHO and in all honesty, no. Too many ppl would suffer
Us diplomat ko indian act 377 me under kro tihar jail me we are not a banana republic show them
Indian diplomat's arrest in NYC 'barbaric:' official You act like a criminal you get treated as one.
Leadership has become dictatorship in Indian politics ...A true leader try to take sense of its ppl n then decide to act
McDonald's terminating its joint venture agreement with Vikram Bakshi was "not a good act" and "is ...
Ludhiana News/SAD-BJP Fateh Rally to act as game changer of Indian...
Respected President, as Indian I would like to register my strongest protest towards the treatment of Devyani in US. Pls act!!
I just love the way the Indian Government has reacted on the whole diplomatic row. US trying to act smart, India proving they are smarter.
Can Indian govt look into prosecuting american officials under prevention of atrocities to dalit act.
Land acquisition Act to come into effect from January 1: The legislation also...
hv you forgotten work of just one tenure of NDA. Golden Quad,gram sadak yojna,freedom info act etc
You act as if nothing is happening. When the Indian economy collapses, y'all shall see. It's headed in that very direction.
I have only your word for it - and the USG can't "arrest" Indian govt; so it would act against the one who has duty-of-care.
Sir American official working in india hire indian labour as per minimum wages act he will be paid
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Indian citizens - 'When in Rome, do what Romans do' but for Indian diplomats - 'When in Rome, still act tough as if in India'
U.S. Act to indian diplomat not justified.
On Devyani issue- If Indian agencies can't act agnst illegal, if any, by US consular staff, doesn't mean US agencies ll do same.
So let me get this straight. The Indian government is threatening *** American diplomatic couples... to defend an act of worker abuse?!
Finally Indian Government act with some Balls against US. It was About Time. Don't take us for Granted !!!
people struggle was left behind and one upmanship became important, team Anna didnt even act with grace..ego was clear
whole of India is disturbed & offended with the way the Indian diplomat Divyani has been treated in America. Condemn the act.
Indian Diplomat protest by Indian pulling out barricades ..a juvenile kid act by 84 ys old PM and his senile cabinet.
Since both Khobragade & her domestic help are Indians, does US Minimum Wages Act apply to Indian citizens?
Indian Lady diplomat arrested,humiliated on minor issueThis is not first time In past too such humiliation act done by US,incl our president
Suddenly Indians are becoming more aware of te US min wages Act rather than the Indian Act which no one cared much abt
The US have crossed their limits with this act of humiliating an Indian Diplomat. Revenge should be taken!
i guess indian govt's reaction is more embarassing than Devyani's act..
A very shameful act by NYPD on Indian diplomat Devyani . NYPD has stripped their reputation. Very cheap act.
I actually live in Togo the indian government has taken the country for granted. They need to act tough with them.
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Replacing Indian Act yes scrapping it no. Self-Government NO, democracy yes.
Devyani Khobragade is an indian woman diplomat, cannot be treated like that. Will US dare to act agnst chinese or russian diplomats
Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS told Indian oil refiners it may no longer be able to act as an intermediary for... http:…
Dawes Act of 1887 broke up Indian reservations
Given the fact that illegal employment in US is such a rarity, the authorities must have been very shocked to discover Indian diplomat's act
I dont get it. A US drone attack in Pakistan on terrorist targets is acceptable. But an Indian Drone attack against Dawo…
Political Correctness is a form of propaganda that makes the assertion that truth is irrelevant- what is more important is that peoples feelings aren't hurt. Political Correctness is a real evil because it tries to get us to ignore great evil (the Indian act as an example) because calling it out truthfully hurts feelings. In this case - what is the "great truth" we are trying to conceal? Political Correctness is an evil - but that doesn't mean we can't respect one another
Even though the opportunity has always been present - it's never been a more critical time then now for Chiefs and Councils to decide whether they want to continue to be the administrators of the Indian Act... Or to be Leaders of a Nation, mandated by the people, governed by the Land.
DESKAHEH DESKAHEH line DeskahehBorn into the Cayuga nation in 1872, Levi General is one of the most renowned members of the Haudenosaunee to date. His dedication to his heritage and courage to preserve it make him stand out as one of the heroes of the Haudenosaunee Confederacy. Working as a farmer on the Grand River territory Levi gained the respect of his people as a linguist who could speak the five dialects of the Haudenosaunee as well as English. As an honest and sincere father of nine and supportive husband he was selected to sit on the traditional Cayuga (235kb/2sec)sound bite council under the name Deskaheh (147kb/1sec)sound bite in 1917. It was his skill for speaking that lead him to represent the nation when the Canadian government, suffering for fighters during World War I decided to assimilate the nation, disregarding the old treaties. It was Levi who headed the delegation which explained to the Canadian Government in Ottawa that they had no jurisdiction over the nation and pointed out that th ...
Two Anishinaabe men attempting to renounce their Indian Status under Canada's controversial Indian Act are being rebuffed by the Canadian government.
My letter to the editor. I thought maybe Tony Clement could pass my Christmas wish list on to Stephen Harper this year. If Stephen Harper and conservatives can fork out $90,000 to commit bribery, fraud and breach of trust dealing with a Senator, spend $600,000 a year for limo service, and give great tax breaks to the wealthy, maybe I should be asking Stephen not Santa to fulfill my wish list. First wish. Return the 57 billion dollar surplus Jim Flaherty took from the Employment Insurance program. Canadians could really use that money now. We have been paying into it for years and it only seems right that we should be able to benefit from it seeing that your government has failed to create the jobs Canadians need. With these dollars your government could create a Canadian jobs training program for all those jobs your government is giving to Temporary Foreign Workers. I read 25% of all jobs created in Canada go to TFW. Last year in Alberta it was 65% of all new Albertan jobs. WOW. Second wish. Stop dismis . ...
To be federally recognized as an Indian either in Canada or the United States, an individual must be able to comply with very distinct standards of government regulation… The Indian Act in Canada, in this respect, is much more than a body of laws that for over a century have controlled every aspect…
Did you know that Canada’s federal animal cruelty law was originally enacted in 1892? To put this in context, in 1892: Canada numbered roughly 4.8 million people Women were not considered “persons” under law and were not eligible to vote in federal elections Aboriginal religious ceremonies such as potlatches and dances were outlawed under the Indian Act Chinese immigrants coming to Canada were singled out and forced to pay a fifty dollar fee to enter the country – a substantial amount of money at the time. So much has changed in Canada since those times, mostly for the good. As a nation, however, we have failed in bringing progressive positive change to improve the welfare of animals. Did you know that a new bill to change this antiquated legislation, the first substantive change to animal cruelty laws in 113 years, was passed by all parties in the House of Commons twice in 2003, but the Senate stood in its way? Did you know that the outdated wording of the current law prevents the prosecution of ...
Ron Sterritt It is funny how easily the Assembly of First Nations are conned "Back into Line". The Government just cut their wages a bit, and they are back to singing "We don't like the Indian Act" like a bunch of crows on a fence. The boneheads, especially the little screwball with the bulrush hat, can't see far enough ahead to realize that when they lose their "Status as Indians", they won't be needed any more. Their jobs and wages go down the toilet. I guess they have an attitude that they are somehow better than "Indians", or that they would get other "Government Jobs". Meanwhile the "Genocide Program" by the Government comes into its final stage. It is down to "Steal our Land and Resources, and Status as Indians". The jailing of Indian Men, "Legal Stealing" of Indian Children by the Government leaning Court by putting them into "Permanent Foster Care", killing of Indian ladies and girls, Jailing of Indian men will go on until the last Indian in Canada is stuffed and placed in a Museum. Canada has und ...
Definitely, our Founding People need recognition and more respect than it traditionally gets from all governments. We've gone from the "Martin" accord, where all levels of government, the Territories, and aboriginal groups from coast to coast to coast were at the table to challenges in the Supreme Court and the advent of Idle No More. If you start thinking things are about to improve where aboriginal groups are concerned, go look at the Indian Act. I went as far back as the Indian Act of 1985; it reflects more the policies of our time and I don't think I could have gone further back without jumping off a cliff! Definition of an Indian means a person registered as an Indian or is entitled to be registered as an Indian under this Act ... Wow, isn't that revealing. In these times of transiency, where you may travel across the country or even around the globe to find suitable employment, what does on-reserve or off-reserve have to do with anything? Can one become a lawyer, a nurse, an engineer or a doctor if ...
"This is a good reason for our leaders to consult with the people instead of making unilateral agreements on their own. Chiefs come and go.the people don't. Individual decisions versus community participation.doesn't work. The Indian Act Chiefs are failing their responsibilities to the people." - Nadine McDougall
FRCN SIGNS First Nations LAND MANAGEMENT REGIME By signing the Framework Agreement, Fisher River Cree Nation can now begin the process of opting out of 34 land-related sections of the Indian Act and assume greater control over their reserve land and resources. The FNLM regime enables First Nations to manage their own land, resources and environment according to their own land codes, laws and policies. The regime also helps First Nations get out from under 34 land-related limitations of the Indian Act in order to take control of their land and resources.
*** “Is it not rich with irony that South Africa imposed its legislation on those peoples, those tribes, in 1948 and they learned from the Indian Act of the government of Canada, that they built their apartheid system on the Indian Act in Canada?” Bill Erasmus, national chief of the Dene and the AFN’s regional chief for the Northwest Territories, said it is important to understand that Mr. Atleo did not go to South Africa as part of the Canadian delegation but as a representative of First Nations. “They have been calling our people, in the last year, terrorists,” Mr. Erasmus said in reference to a threat assessment Canada’s Integrated Terrorism Assessment Centre prepared in January of the First Nations protest movement Idle No More. “That’s what they used to call Mandela.” *** Nizo Raccoon Al-Tamimi
OTTAWA — In a rare moment of harmony between the Harper government and First Nations, 28 bands signed a First Nations Land Management Regime (FNLMR) on Thursday. The latest signing ceremony brings the number of bands that have signed on to 110. The FNLMR allows signatories to circumvent 34 sections of the Indian Act that give decision-making powers over land use to the minister of aboriginal affairs and the department. The FNLMR covers daily land use issues such as licensing, leasing, and obtaining a forestry permit. Once bands have signed on, the next step is to develop land-use codes and establish their own laws for land and resource use — all things they would otherwise have to ask the feds for permission to pursue. Chief Robert Louie of the First Nations Land Advisory Board said the agreement gives First Nations more opportunities to contribute economically to their own communities and to Canada at large. "Adding more First Nations into land management will help propel much-needed economic prosper ...
Still looking for an English course for next term at Cap U? ENGL 107-01 First Nations Writing and Film This course draws on a broad range of work from contemporary indigenous writers, artists, and filmmakers. Students will read creative and critical works from indigenous voices on matters of realism and fantasy, the history of colonialism, reconciliation, the legacies of residential schools, treaties and land claims, the Indian Act and self-government, decolonization and territorial claims, Idle No More, women’s and ‘Two-spirited’ voices, media representations of Indigenous peoples and many other issues. Special focuses of this section include new forms of interactive storytelling that make use of digital and new media and a selection of readings in the flourishing genre of indigenous science fiction.
Today FRCN signs on to the First Nation Lands Management Act. This means the removal of 34 sections of the Indian Act dealing with lands.
As a result of the November 2012 vote,the Ha'wiih and chief and Council are re-evaluating the treaty strategy and examining all options available for the nation re-building. To meet this objective,the chief and council and the Ha'waiih have set up a Nation Re-Building Task Force. The task force is looking at the following list of nation re-building tools: * Provincial Reconciliation Agreement * Legal duty to consult and accommodate aboriginal title and rights * Constitution * Indian Act By-Laws *Inherent Right Resource Management Laws *United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous peoples *Direct Action *Legal Action *Continuing into Final Agreement Negotiations *Self - Government Negotiations *Custom Election Code *Citizenship code *Federal Land Management Act *Other ideas brought forward by the membership We will be providing regular updates on the work of the task force and are interested in your ideas for nation re-building
I have a power point presentation this afternoon I am doing it on colonialism with treaties and the Indian Act.
They've been regulating First Nation People and still do with their top down approach...seems they have almost completed their Colonization process and what they've started out to do. If we look at the gov't system that FN's follow according to the Indian Act...and we see how the people are separated from their leadership, it is quite similar to how our leaders were turned away from the Parliament doors last year. Very similar in that either they are afraid of the people or fear for their own safety...hmm makes one wonder, why put a barrier of sorts from your own People?
Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Saanich—Gulf Islands for her speech. I should talk about the magnificent riding of Saanich—Gulf Islands, even though it is not as magnificent as mine. She spoke about International Human Rights Day. I was at the international conference on human rights in Vienna, in order to make the entire world recognize that aboriginal peoples are also peoples, just like all the other peoples on the planet. We have fought that battle for a long time. However, I would like to come back to an issue that I find to be important in this debate on relations with Canada's first peoples. It is an important issue because, at present, we are celebrating the life of the extraordinary Nelson Mandela, who defeated a system that made no sense. Does my colleague not have the impression that with the Indian Act we are dealing with almost the same system as apartheid in South Africa? December 10th, 11 a.m. First Nations Elections Act
Having all your gifts under the same roof is a indian act
© Troy Media The architects of Apartheid used Canada’s Indian Act as a template to design the racial segregation policy.
MERRY CHRISTMAS NEW CREDIT ON DECEMBER 14TH 2013 CAST YOUR BALLOT FOR STEPHANIE L. LAFORME FOR COUNCILLOR My name is Stephanie L. LaForme (Stephi). I am running for Band Councillor for our First Nation on December 14, 2013. I would like to have the opportunity to Represent/Contribute to our First Nation in the next two years. I am a confident, determined, committed individual to the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation that truly believes that we need to mentor our youth who will lead this First Nation in to the future for generations to come. BACKGROUND: I have lived, worked for our First Nation for 20 years in various departments since I was 19 years old and have raised my family here at New Credit. I am currently the Secretary/Receptionist for the Social & Health Department; I am also an active volunteer in our community for over twenty plus years for various committees/community events. I have always promoted our community in a positive and professional manner to our surrounding communities ...
Idle No More is a sustaining and successful grassroots indigenous sovereignty movement that all activists can learn from. Built on the frustrations of systemic oppression through the Indian Act and the horrific legacy of the residential school system, Idle No More is a continuation of indigenous res...
We have been involved since we were Born Qelmuc - Nenqayni. This movement has taken on many shapes and forms since Columbus landed. LOL. The movement needed a Facelift to "Idle No More" so young generations and the world could Identify with. Treaties and the Indian Act is a shame, how were our old ones ever swindled to such Agreements??? Conniving Thieves of the Queen Corporation. Our time has finally come to rise as change is already in motion.
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Even the Indian voters are getting their act together…why can’t the Indain bowlers!
If you in watch carefully, would support Modi but criticize BJP. He would act neutral but severely criticize VHP. Beware
So much4the legal law of the Bald &Golden Eagle Protection Act & the American native Indian laws that protect Eagles
Some indians be like " Don't act like a typical indian "..Don't forget who you are, Your great grandparents also cut sugarcane on the fields
Indian Fans Support will Motivate team India...After all Fans are integral part of game and act as 12th man
Shivraj Chauhan deserves some credit, BJP shud not act like Cong, all credit to 1,discredit to local leaders
is GOOD for Indian politics. BJP & INC will both need to clean up their act - but having AAP in govt will be dangerous for economy
The Mantra for 2014 and beyond: Defend the unprotected Indian from the greedy corporate world. Strengthen consumer protection act.
It gets me when people act like ggey really care
Important Speech by NC Ovide Mercredi in 1997 on Chretien's/Irwin's Indian Act Amendments-still relevant
lol mixed with Indian so act some way
That's what every Indian Muslims fear. They going to suffer for the idiotic act of some *** :(
*** got a gf now and don't know how to act 😂😂😂😩 idec . Y'all could do y'all while I'm worrying bout me 😐
U kicked Ramdev 4 fighting corruption but India may b out of Olympics becos u cant act-hand in glove
Under the Indian Act, indigenous men were required to wear mullets until 1998...
Absolute class act. Next big indian bowler if they'll ever give him a chance!!!
I cut *** off and act like I never knew they *** . that's just how the game go 😏
Big day for Indian politics. What a debut Mr. Kejriwal. It's not a victory for Mr. Modi but Mr. Gandhi needs to get his act together.
If your ACT score was lower than our winning streak sit down
Photoset: 5centsapound: Nadia Myre, Indian Act Indian Act speaks of the realities of colonization - the...
Ur Indian too lmao atleast I don't post fake selfies and lie to my friends and act all desperate or send people hate.. :P
and if you don't hit the admin targets, got to cover it somehow, if not; 3rd party. Ppl suffer. Poverty continues. Indian act bs
Steyn warning for India New venue repeat act
Atleast Domi aint act up. thats all that I was worried about.
South African legislators visited Canada to study Indian Act & reserve system before writing the Bantustan Act
Such a cheap act to lead an argument to Pakistani vs Indian Intellectuals by for? Some cheap publicity? Sad!
Did you guys know hitler learned our techniques off the indian removal act?
They're trying to teach me about the Indian Removal act of 1830 smh everything is invalid information.
Stephan Harper-anything BUT Canadian! Apartheid in Canada Produced by The Indian Act & Crown Corporations of Canada
A civilization so rich in history,tolerant by nature,progressive by thinking can not be subdued by a regressive gov act…
All five episodes on the Affordable Care Act and Indian Country. This one is my favorite, .
P. In a bold symbolic gesture, Nepinak threw his government-issued Indian status card into the trash — a sign of...
My cousin just downloaded some Indian Version of Act of Valor
Indian Act must b abolished. Cda must invest in FN health schools roads. Show world how bad things really are.
Canada's truth commission learned from Mandela, says head - Remember that Canada's Indian Act was model for apartheid
The Indian Education Act of 1972 was a turning point for Native education, writes Corey Still
Why does Yo Yo Honey Singh act like he's Indian Tupac
(On Indian Removal Act) Natives: *** Jackson I thought we were tight. U were taking me to Hollyball!"
Wondering: why are all Cdn FNs,aboriginals NOT loudly vs Indian Act? Am I mistaken?
The parallels between the Apartheid and the Indian Act are very similar and yet only one still exists
On apartheid policy in Zuid Afrika based on R Indian Act. Madeba conquered oppression with R help. What about FN's?
.Correct. Not just the Indian Act. Constitution n Charter of are being amended to make them comply with neoliberal FTAs
Despite Harper saying at CFNG he wouldn't amend the Indian Act it's clear now he lied & is amending it for greater control over FN's!
“Good on for calling out...Indian Act for that it is.
Is there any hero in Indian cinima other than Thala Ajith, who can act with white hair...
Indian Act of Canada should protect us but rather it assimulate us into believing we have no rights to our Land. Its still all ours 4ever...
The compatition included in the Text manual of the Indian Act has changed without notice to its constituance since it was signed. Crime 2 H.
We've been over this, squirt. Abolish the Indian Act,not the treaties. Honoring the treaties with FNs is in the constitution
All Atleo is doing is pushing a modern Indian Act on us when he shd be leading us out of colonization. He's taking us deeper into it.
The distraction and smokescreen provided by the ROB FORD debacle, is taking away attentions the public might otherwise focus on FRACKI|NG, NUCLEAR WASTE dumps, NORTHERN GATEWAY frightful pipeline etc, the changes to the Indian Act and Environmental rules, regulations and monitoring...all in the name of big oil/big gas Harper. Media outlets from all over the world are distracted by Mr. Ford. Comments arise, something to the effect, that the image that Rob Ford has projected all along, represents his constituency of Toronto! Reflecting badly! No! No one would think that of the wonderful diversity of citizens of Toronto! Far be it! But ...I am more scared about my country as a whole!. Perhaps ROB FORD does indeed represent a large portion of this country...has buffoonery and conspicuous consumption arrogance taken over beyond the borders of Toronto itself. I am slowly becoming aware of this. Perhaps we should not be so *** Mr. FORD, as the way I am starting to see it "He is us!".
I googled "social injustice examples in Canada" and found a government PDF with some startling facts from the timeline of social and cultural injustices in CANADA. I tried to post the link and it said I couldn't post it due to privacy reasons of the attachment. So I tried to copy and paste it into my status and it said the same thing!! Must be very secretive info! I pasted it into Word, and copied it from there. Hope it works this time: Timeline of Social and Cultural Injustices in Canada 9.1.4 c 1876 The Indian Act is established and controls many aspects of First Nations persons’ lives, from birth to death. Indian Bands are created and many decisions are made by the federal government about the relocation of First Nations. (Since then, the Indian Act has undergone many amendments. Until 1951, laws defined a person as "an individual other than an Indian." Indians could obtain the right to vote by renouncing their Indian status, and were not considered to have the same rights as citizens until 1960. ...
The Ontario Superior Court has issued an important decision regarding the ability of an Indian band to seize a certificate of possession in reserve lands held by its members. As a result of the decision, the certificate holder was ordered to give up his interest in the land in favour of the band. The case expands the ability of bands to satisfy court judgments by seizing certificate of possession lands.   Certificates of possession are granted to individual band members with the consent of the band council and the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs. Once the certificate has been granted, the certificate holder has an exclusive right to use and possess the reserve land in question.   The case arose from an apparent conflict between two sections of the Indian Act. Section 29 states that “Reserve lands are not subject to seizure under legal process.” Section 89(1) says that “Subject to this Act, the real and personal property of an Indian or a band situated on a reserve is not subject to...seizure...or e ...
I Will Dm you to Simon Doniya or idk what you want just please vote for for the best Indian Act! Ema
Here's a very informative video about how the Indian Act takes away property rights from natives:
How was the Westbank First Nation in BC ever able to escape the Indian Act and succeed spectacularly? They worked at it.
WOW! Your ignorance is amazing! Maybe do some research and open a book! Have you ever even read the Indian Act of Canada?!
Without such capability, all modern "traditional systems" are really just Indian Act-traditional hybrids. 3/3
The Indian Act flows throughout the First Nations Governance Handbook for Effective Councils.
From a governance point of view, the Indian Act is incomplete to the extent that it establishes a legal...
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Cons continue to spread misinformation - NDP wants true consultation in any attempt to replace Indian Act not unilateral actions by govt
Hey Honourable Ted Hsu and Honourable Jean Crowder, LOOK WAY BACK IN MY POSTS, the ABOLISHIN of THE INDIAN ACT, BILL C-428, and if I 2bcont
The Indian Act and the Government is still paternalistic.
Soon to speak on Rob Clarke's ill advised bill 9 428 re Indian Act - where is the reconciliation + respect in this approach
First Nations ppl are EXISTING, not living. See what AFN & Indian act has done? Cons/Libs/NDP r doing this 2 us. They treat us like animals.
Canada is worse than Syria. I'd rather be killed like Syrians than remain enslaved under Indian Act & AFN, which is actually the MAFIA.
Syria is overtly killing ppl. Canada has had a slave ring (Indian Act/AFN) in place since 1876.
Canada is biggest breacher of human rights in world. PM has modern slave ring in place called AFN/Indian Act. Syria doesn't even have that!
When r we & Chiefs going 2 accept that AFN & Indian Act is NOT r friend & we have to stop it NOW & NOT in baby steps. Baby steps killing us.
Cons/Libs/NDP have new running Apartheid via Indian Act since 1876. S. Africa is ahead of Canada by 20+ years.
"PSCP...facilitates sharing information between Indian Act chiefs and the RCMP on Indigenous unrest" Sounds all too familiar...
Choreographed for an Indian act for DLF - 5 . It was 1 of my most fav experience. She ws so sweet wimme h…
There is nothing beneficial in the Indian Act. Yr Chief is Indian Act Chief!
Bob Rae: Indian Act should be "blown up"... Wholly dated and unworkable. Fed. Education plans equally unsustainable and wrong headed.
Blood Quantum is a colonial import. Indigenous peoples reject it and the Indian Act. You're the one being evasive.
"First Nations" are a colonial construct sustained by the Indian Act. Actual nations have different rules for membership.
It's not in the band legislation. It's in the Indian Act. Try again though. You're making yourself look ridiculous.
Nah, I'll produce clip calling for recognition of sovereignty, restoration of governance, repeal of Indian Act, & resource revenue sharing!
I shink I'll produce a Utube clip calling 4 peace, implementation of UNDRIP, recognition of s.35, & protection of the Indian Act! LOL
oh... no. I wouldn't accept any restriction on land use. I'd be ok with axing the Indian act at any time though
Disappointed that Lawrence Hill didn't mention the Indian Act
I don't lump them together, the Indian Act does. As do those who wish them to be assimilated as "equal Canadians".
Tweeps! I need your help for a presentation I am giving: what is the most ridiculous clause of the Indian Act? (in your opinion)
No, reserves are themselves a colonial imposition of the Indian Act. While there are about 600 FNs there are only about 50 nations.
do not care about any of this, only the tiny fraction of students receiving tuition subsidies guaranteed under the Indian Act
Tweeples vote to Yo Yo Honey Singh for Best Indian Act at MtvEMA!!
is letting Indian Act Chiefs abuse their ppl. Watch the consequences on Ottawa!
Dear God, let the Indian Act Chiefs who abuse their ppl, reap what they sow upon the ppl. Enuff is enuff. Amen!
Dear God, have yr way with the Indian Act Chiefs. Amen!
Then as First Nation people, we need self governance and cut ties with the Indian Act.Our treaty relationships need to be intact
Abolish the Indian Act. Our treaty rights are upheld in the Canadian Constitution.
That's misinformed. Treaties are made to help us continue our way of life unmolested. Indian Act hindered that and oppressed us.
Really? You disagree? You think we should keep the Indian Act? Strange.
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Tweeps! I need your opinions: what is the most ridiculous piece/part of the Indian Act?
Why does the Indian Act have to be so long.
The break is over which means I have to turn off this Funk Hunters mix to listen to a lecture on the Indian Act.
Why don't you read the Indian Act nimrod?
Are residential schools good examples of Canada's "generosity?" How about the Indian Act? Or the still unsigned and broken treaties?
Harper knows what God wants him to do: restore First Nations governance & repeal Indian Act. More chastisement to come on PMO!
what do you know of Ezra? have you watched his show when he talks about the Indian act or just hate?
if hated the Indian Act so much, he wouldnt use its existence to justify his use of the word
no actually, what has he been saying about the Indian act this whole time
And that's actually the law in Canada. Judges are compelled to give a lesser sentence to Natives. Repeal the "Indian Act."
whos the hypocrite? You despise the Indian Act, yet use it to justify your use of the word 'Indian'
Indian Act needs to be abolished not overhauled!
Indian act needs overhaul, much debate about new direction
Are those defined in the Indian Act? “the proper term is not "Indian", it is Aboriginal, Native…
What good is a majority Conservative gvmnt if they won't grow a pair & defund the CBC, trash the Indian Act, …
Ezra, indigenous people are deemed "wards of the state" in the Indian Act. It's a pretty brutal, archaic document.
Pre-independence Sultan Muhammad Shah, the Aga Khan III (1877–1957), led a delegation in October 1906 to Viceroy Lord Minto (1845–1914) for a separate electorate for Muslims. During the talks, the viceroy told the delegation that Indian Muslims rights could be achieved only if they established a political party of their own as Hindus have the Indian National Congress. It was in this background that the All-India Muslim League was founded at Dacca (now Dhaka, Bangladesh), Bengal Presidency, in December 1906, as a political party in British India. It was after the AIML was founded that Muslims of India got the political right of the separate electorate. The Minto-Morley reformatory constitutional law of 1909 incorporated for the first time the provision of allocating one-thirds of parliamentary seats for Muslims. This provision was sustained in all the subsequent constitutional reforms introduced by the British rulers, including the Montagu-Chelmsford law of 1919 and the Indian Act, 1935. After the inde ...
Based on Hawthorne Report, Indian Affairs Minister Jean Chretien decides to create wholesale changes to the Indian Act
Yes, the Indian Act is in the way. It's a big stone on our path. Crown & AFN Gathering 201 - Ovide Mercredi Speech..:
"Indian Act of 1911 forbade Indians to wear traditional garb & dance outside their reservation"- today they honor their freedom of culture!
Not true. Harper said straight out he would not rescind the Indian Act.
Sandra Lovelace succesfully challenged a sexist provision in the Indian Act of Canada.
Monotheism and hierarchical theism are as Indigenous as the Indian Act. In fact, they are very similar in intent and effect.
Attempts have been made to abolish the Indian Act, always in vain cos FN have opposed this.
A few jobs, 1% revenue sharing agreements, & Indian Act will NOT change anything for the better. Wake up!
Indian act is condemned. Our forces should shoot down at least indian drones. Public will not tolerate. Inq 2 be conducted.
We are indian - Act as a citizen. Show your mankind fraternity of the human.
The Indian Act was Canada's illegal claim that they owned me and therefore the land where I am from. Slavery never ended for the NDNs.
"The Indian Act is federal legislation that provides the basic legal status and entitlements of Canada’s Aboriginal peoples."
"Elections" in my question don’t exclusively mean the Indian Act type (which also didn’t happen until the 1980’s for some bands).
.After passing of Indian Act, Canada claimed all "Indians" as wards of the state, irregardless of treaties.
do ppl from un-treatied nations have status under the Indian Act? Apologies if Im confusing unrelated concepts.
Not Indian Act / band council chiefs, if that's what you're asking.
there weren't elected Chiefs until after the Indian Act and that was in 1876. It was a foreign system not well understood.
What i would like to see CDN gov cut: The Indian Act, Band Council System, Gas exemption-replace it w/electric/biodiesel rebates/incentives.
It's up 2 ppl in each community 2 rally the members into action & outside the Indian Act Chiefs. Chiefs can't do it all.
An "indian" lives in complacent bliss under current Indian Act policies. An aboriginal is the only one who'll stand up for the "indian"
Okay Ang the Indian act is over stop ✋
Phil Fontaine will NEVER be Nelson Mandela!! Not even close. Phil stands for the opposite of FREEDOM, which is slavery under the Indian Act.
I can see Phil Fontaine as "Clearing the Path-Dialogue". He luvs oppressing First Nations ppl thru racist Indian Act! Phil loves Indian Act.
Nelson Mandela is an icon who freed his ppl from Apartheid (Indian Act) & Clearing The Path - Dialogue finds it causes division??! How?? lol
Apartheid modelled after Indian Act. First Nations person (Clearing the Path-Dialogue) says video causes division?!
If you indian act indian atleast how... The way sum ppl carry on like the ashamed of being a charO.. GHANDI wid nt be …
Ms. Sandra Lovelace Nicholas has been a driving force in securing rights for Aboriginal women in Canada, and is also a wonderful example of the impact one woman can have when she sets out to correct an injustice. Challenging discriminatory provisions of the Indian Act, which deprived Aboriginal wome...
MIRAMICHI, NEW BRUNSWICK - Roger Augustine's 'Fishermen's Pow Wow' is a weekend celebration that attracts, among others, the who's who A-list of Indian Act chiefs and New Brunswick provincial politicians. With anti-shale gas actions continuing about an hour's drive to the south - at the sacred fire…
Thursday, June 27, 2013 – Supreme Court Ruling on Baby Veronica Case The US Supreme Court issued a decision on Tuesday in the case of Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl. In the 5 to 4 decision, the justices struck down a lower courtruling and found that Baby Veronica did not have to be returned to her father, who is a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. What are the potential long term effects of this case in Native America? What does the ruling mean for the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), which regulates adoptions of Native children outside of their tribe. What does this case mean to you? Guests include: Terry Cross (Seneca), Executive Director of NICWA; Chrissi Nimmo (Cherokee) Assistant Attorney General for the Cherokee Nation and the Lakota People's Law Project.
Happy to see the Supreme Court ruling on Indian Child Welfare Act. The child wins.
1970 A private limited company named 'Maruti technical services private limited' (MTSPL) launched on November 16, 1970. The stated purpose of this company was to provide technical know-how for the design, manufacture and assembly of "a wholly indigenous motor car". 1971 In June, A company called 'Maruti limited' was incorporated under the Companies Act and Sanjay Gandhi became its first managing director.[1] 1977 'Maruti limited' goes into liquidation. 1978 A commission of inquiry headed by Justice A. C. Gupta, which probed the 'Maruti scandal', submits its report.[1] 1980 On, 23 June, Sanjay Gandhi dies when a private test plane he was flying crashed. 1981 The Indian Central government at the behest of Indira Gandhi salvages Maruti limited and starts looking for an active collaborator for this company. Maruti Udyog Ltd was incorporated under the provisions of the Indian Companies Act, 1956 [2] 1982 License and Joint Venture Agreement(JVA) signed between Maruti Udyog Ltd. and SMC of Japan 1983 Maruti 800, ...
The Supreme Court handed a major victory to the movement for marriage equality today. This term, however, also saw the court weaken the protection of the right to remain silent, the ability of the federal government to monitor states who seek to restrict voting, watered down the Indian Child Welfare Act, and made it harder for workers to seek protection from on the job harassment. How should peace and social justice activists view all of this term of the Court?
Once again SCOTUS demonstrating that it's the only branch of the Federal government with its head on straight. Solid, logical decisions on all 4 of the issues they ruled on in the past two days.
An Act providing for the organisation of the Department of the Secretary of State of Canada, and for the management of Indian and Ordnance Lands. Date: Assented to 22nd May, 1868.
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There are around 1500 Indians behind bars without doing any unlawful activity against the nation because of UAPA. We know the pathetic state of...
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Dear Vent Act - I notice that this afternoon the GB Pound fell against every currency in the world, except the Indian Rupee. Result!
Menace who has lived in Ghana all his life, just got admission into one of the Nigerian higher institutions. At the first day of lecture, the following conversation erupted... The Lecturer said, lets begin by reviewing some Nigerian history. The Lecturer asked who said, "I shall return to die in the land of my fathers?" She saw a sea of blank faces, except for Menace who had his hand up. Menace replied: "King Jaja of Opobo, 1875" Very good! said lecturer. Then, she asked again, who said,"The land use act will feed the nation?" Again, no response except from Menace: "obasanjo , 1976." The Lecturer snapped at the class; class, you should be ashamed. Menace, who is new to our Country, knows more about our history than you do. The Lecturer heard a loud whisper: "Ghana must go". who said that? she demanded, Menace put his hand up, "Buhari 1984". At that point, a student at the back scornfully said; Hmmm, you think you are smart? The Lecturer glared and asked;"All right"! Now, who said that? Again, Menace said, ...
What you are doing is unacceptable and when this movie comes out I hope people refuse to watch it. I'm getting sick of Hollywood exploiting an oppressed peop...
SPREAD THE WORD: WHAT A COMMON MAN CAN AND MUST DO TO ELEVATE INDIAN ECONOMY 1. Don't buy gold 27% of our imports consist of Gold. People buy gold and keep them in their lockers. Keep your money in circulation because 1 rupee spent by you today is creating a value of 10 rupees somewhere else. If you really want to invest in gold, gold exchange traded funds (ETFs) is the best way to go. Chidambaram to Indians: Please, don't buy gold - The Times of India 2. Pay taxes If not anything else, PAY YOUR TAXES! Not just Tax Evasion(illegal), even Tax Avoidance(legal) should be avoided. 3. Ask for bills Make others follow point number 2. General tip: When you eat out and are getting charged Sales Tax & VAT, check if the TIN Number and Sales Tax number is present on the bill. You can also verify if the taxes you are paying on the bill are going to the right people by entering the TIN number here. TIN Search 4. Use less electricity/ Install Solar panels We do not have ample supply of electricity in India. Less usage ...
Lost amid coverage of the Voting Rights Act ruling was a decision in a complicated and emotional adoption case.
1.International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is being observed today (26thJune) to create awareness about the harmful effects of drugs. The theme thisyear is, ‘Make Health Your New High in Life, Not Drugs’. Various functions, symposia and rallies are being organised in different parts of India to mark the occasion. 2.Oprah Winfrey has been named as the most powerful celebrity as per the list published by Forbes today.Total six women and four men made up to the top 10. Singer Lady Gaga, , director/producer Steven Spielberg, singers Beyonceand Madonna have secured 2nd, 3rd4thand 5th rank respectively in the same list. 3.The US economy growth has been revised downward for thefirst quarter of the current year due to weak business investment and lower consumer spending. US GDP grew at an annualized pace of 1.8% compared to earlier estimation of 2.4%. US consumer spending, which accounts for three-quarters of US economic activity, grew at a weaker pace of 2.6%, compared to previously estim ...
Published on Jun 25, 2013Reno, NV – In a 5-4 decision in Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl the United States Supreme Court upheld the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), but reversed and remanded this case back to the South Carolina courts on a technicality. The narrow decision focused on the standard to de...
Our men are violating our women on the ground too. Our women and kids are going missing? U want that? All stems from Indian Act.
Day 1 : Modi saves 15,000 Day 2 : Modi's Rambo act exposed. No one can save 15,000 in a single day Day 3 : Modi DID save 15,000 Amid-st all the hoopla that the Media has created as if Rescue is only about Indian Army continues to save thousands of lives silently.
We're addicted, we live in poverty & we fight with each other on the ground over who will be Indian Act Chief. U want that?
IPL news Sahara stalemate could continue till September It's been more than a month since Sahara India pulled their franchise Pune Warriors out of the IPL and, according to insiders from both Sahara and the BCCI, the stalemate is likely to continue till September, when the board convenes for an annual general meeting. It is believed that the reason for the delay is that the Sahara issue has been overridden by the recent spot-fixing controversy, the fall-out of which led to a change in the BCCI top management with the president stepping aside till the probe panel completes its investigations. Despite Sahara's public announcement of its quitting towards the end of the IPL, five weeks hence, the company hasn't communicated its decision to the BCCI officially. "As of now, the stalemate continues. Saharashri (Subrata Roy) has made it clear in his interviews that the new BCCI management may result in Sahara continuing to be a part of the IPL," says a senior Sahara functionary. "So the discussions are on at the ...
Candidate watch: Word has it that Jan Brown, former ITCFP PAC member and ABC Board member, is actively campaigning for Indian Trail Town Council.
Each and every dreadful in last 5/6 years in Pakistanwas done under direct guidance and help of CIA aand RAW. it was many a times exposed like RAYMOND DAVIS etc but out beloved Rehman Malik And Zardari wee there to protact them and let them do that un-abated. Latest tourist massacre at nanga perbat is 100% an Indian sponsored act.
In another Supreme Court decision, they decided a white couple could adopt an Indian child, striking down parts of the Indian Child Welfare Act. But the child was mixed race only 3/256 Cherokee, so is she really Indian, who decides what race you are, is race an obsolete subject? Is race a biological thing or a state of mind?
JURIST Supreme Court rules for adoptive couple in American Indian adoption case Supreme Court strikes key provision of Voting Rights Act
Please explain how we are FREELY choosing our own path. Indian Act & oppressive policies have been imposed on us since 1876.
2013 Triumph Daytona 675 & 675R The 2013 Triumph Daytona 675 has seen a massive overhaul and although it might not be that apparent the 2013 Daytona is pretty much new. The 3 cylinder has been worked upon and now has been squeezed to produce an extra 2 bhp and 2 lbs torque. The chassis and panels receive minor changes that save about 2 kilograms. The final power figures stand at 126bhp at 12,500 RPM (rev limiter at 14,400 RPM) and now has more linear power and torque curve. The biggest visual modification is the addition if of a more obvious exhaust compared to the underbelly one from the previous Daytona. There are now twin fuel injectors for each of the 3 cylinders that Triumph claims will improve power and efficiency. The bore is a new one, so is the intake and the valves are now made of titanium. Transmission is a 6 speed one with a slipper clutch. The suspension has been replaced with the best from KYB and the new ABS system now allows for some controlled rear wheel slide. The is also a seat height r ...
First Nations have NOT been FREE since 1876 when the Indian Act was introduced. We are SLAVES!! Wake up!
"We should all just stay in the womb because we have more rights in there as an unborn bunch of cells than women, homosexuals, people of colour, transgenders and those born with disabilities."
First Nations ppl in Canada are PRISONERS of Indian Act & Canada's unilaterally imposed policies. How are we FREELY choosing?
Explain to us how an Indian Act band with colonial laws imposed upon it can FREELY choose their own path??
Prisoners (slaves) of the Indian Act can NOT choose their own path. Read Canada's "extinguishment policies!
The Indian Act sought to extinguish our traditional value of "we, us, & ours" by teaching us to think like "me, myself, and I".
Felt so good to hear my Jesse BooBoos voice :-) now this lonesome feeling is going away... I miss my son and my family a lot first time in along time I've been away like this... But I know they are doing good and I know this is what they would want me to do... Love you guys for being so supportive :-)
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RE: 8, 1965 and Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 (H/T Son of Baldwin): "A sista can't fly one one wing."
Ok fellow *** listen up. If we're given the chance to marry, let's not botch it huh? Can we PLEASE be sacred and full of trembling awe at this opportunity...
Uttarakhand- “The Abode of God” has witnessed the rumbustious form of monsoon this year. The media coverage has primarily been riveted on the plight of tourists, the bravery of rescue operations officials and on visits & statements made by political leaders. However, once this dust gets settled, this incident will leave a far more devastating impact on the economies of the state and its citizens. Given the socio-economic background of the state, the atrocious impact of incident on the tourism industry is quite alarming. The destruction of roads and bridges in the upper reaches of the state particularly char dhams will lead to a complete halt on the livelihood of the thousands of families whose earnings are primarily dependent on Yatra Pilgrims and tourists. The hundreds of villages on the bank of these rivers or in the valleys and the means of living in these areas viz. agricultural fields, stretches of roads, bridges, irrigation canals etc. have all been washed out in the deluge. To restore the life ...
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Thank you supreme court, now we get to be as miserable as almost every married couple I know. The real winner, divorce attorneys. Cha Ching!
On the 4th February 1972 Minister Blaar Coetzee, the minister of Community Development reported to the House of Assembly that 70,899 Coloured families were evicted from their homes in terms of the Group Areas Act [ act 36 of 1966] They were forced to live on the Cape Flats.This amounted to roughly 425000 people. They were moved out of areas like Wynberg, Landsdowne, Constantia, Goodwood, Paarl, Stellenbosch, Kimberley, etc. In addition 38180 Indian families were removed. We claim the reverse effect of the group areas act.
Today I wanted to talk about the Voting rights act being declared unconstitutional by the supreme court but I figured no one cares. No one cares that slowly our rights are being taken away from us!!!
Don't think I don't see you hooping and hollering over DOMA while ignoring the gutting of the VRA.
Now days when girls go to clubs its no more smart casual its hoed up why ? Why must females dress like hookers to get a mans attention ? and honey no decent man is going to wana pick up a future wife from a club and who dresses with bearly any clothes on to take home to his family . What happen to moral and values !
What is this DOMA I keep hearing about?
I live on a rez and fishing for my livilihood is my life .in making a good living ,I still have to pay income tax ,this does not add up .help what can I do they say living on rez you do not have to pay income tax ... guess paying income tax will be part of my life for a little while until something better comes up
Homosexuales will not enter the Kingdom. You say they are equal, its equal to you caz you are of the world and the world follows the lie-sin- the devil. So when you say they're equal you are saying that the equal to God. That is the line you are cross. Dangerous line. *** or heaven, where you headed? The forbidden fruit is not equal to Holy Fruit. Sin and Jesus isn't ment for sharing. That sinnn made,Jesus suffer so you can turn frim the sin and nit have to face the consequence, but if you continue it the consequence is *** Jesus did not die for you to continue sin, He died for you to receive His resurrected Spirit to conquer ALL sin in your life. "anyone who loves the world the Love of the Father is not in them"John 2:15 Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality, 1 Corinthians 6:9
3 outcome of Uttarkhand disaster: 1. Politicians will stoop down to the lowest level to gain vote bank advantage, the worst of Indian politics by two supposedly prime ministerial candidates shown(Modi and Gandhi), lost respect to one of them completely(had no respect to the other whatsoever). 2. Army - proud of it, starting to like this part of RSS - helping. 3. Civil Engineers who constructed the roads/buildings in that region have nothing but filth in their head, even a guy with common sense would know u don't build house/roads on debris!!! Ridiculous money making strategies costing lives :(.
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Prayer is simply talking to God. Sometimes religion makes things complicated, but you can talk to God like you're talking to a friend.
"India has a well-settled, stable and robust intellectual property regime," Nirupama Rao said.
46 new powers to enforce Obama Care and Collecting taxes2 Charitable Hospital Tax: Imposes additional reporting requirements for charitable hospitals to qualify as tax-exempt under IRC 501(c)(3) and requires hospitals to conduct a community health needs assessment at least once every 3 years and to adopt a financial assistance policy and policy relating to emergency medical care. Codification of the “Economic Substance Doctrine”: Clarifies and enhances the applications of the economic substance doctrine and imposes penalties for underpayments attributable to transactions lacking economic substance. “Black liquor” tax hike: Amends the cellulosic biofuel producer credit (nonrefundable tax credit of about $1.01 for each gallon of qualified fuel production of the producer) to exclude fuels with significant water, sediment, or ash content (such as black liquor). Tax on Innovator Drug Companies: Imposes a fee on each covered entity engaged in the business of manufacturing or importing branded prescrip . ...
Ladies and gentlemen, this victory is AMAZING but the fight is still not over. We still have 38 states left to go before we have full equality in this country. We still have employment discrimination laws that allow employers to fire you based On your orientation or your gender identity. We have come a great way, but we still have a long ways to go. Do not become complacent. Keep the same passion and fire and move forward until EVERY American citizen has the freedom to love who they choose and BE who they are.
In 1998 Canada, along with other nations, celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. This Declaration was an unprecedented recognition by the international community that the racial hatred and bigotry that fuelled the Holocaust - the Nazis’ extermination of 6 million Jews - and the persecution of millions of Roma (gypsies), homosexuals, and anti-fascists should never happen again. Yet, despite international laws and Canada’s own multicultural policies and human rights laws, racism and bigotry still exist. Real social change begins only when individuals examine their own society’s history of bigotry and discrimination. Critically analyzing this history as the foundation for modern-day manifestations of racism, religious bigotry and homophobia can provide the tools for promoting social justice and equality today. The colonization of Aboriginal lands by European immigrants was a process that wove racism into the very fabric of Canadian society. Since then, government ...
This is a great day for equality. But let us not forget the great wrong that was done yesterday with the gutting of the Voting Rights Act. SCOTUS giveth, and SCOTUS taketh away.
Two steps forward (DOMA and abortion rights in Texas) and two steps back (voting rights and Indian Child Welfare act), what kind of dance steps are we shuffling through America?
Just to be clear. You are still unable to marry a same-sex partner in Illinois. We now need to get that done. A big question remains about how the federal government will treat those like me and Waymon who were legally married in another state. I hope Obama clarifies this. It may be different depending on the specific right. We will see, but it may take more litigation.
Meanwhile the voting rights act has been overturned and the Indian child welfare act undermined. But no one wants to talk about that.
Now what about one step Forward DOMA.and a HUNDRED YEARS BACK: Voting Rights. Even BUSH was for the Voting Rights Act.Some one needs to tell the southern white male in Congress about.o nevermind.they are still the world is flat society.
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Forward this email to a minimum of twenty people on your contact list; and in turn ask each of them to do likewise. In three days, most people in India will have this message. This is one idea that really should be passed around. _*Reform Act of 2012*_ 1. No Tenure / No Pension. Parliamentarians collect a salary while in office but should not receive any pay when they're out of office. 2. Parliamentarians should purchase their own retirement plans, just as all Indians do. 3. Parliamentarians should no longer vote themselves a pay raise. Their pay should be linked to the CPI or 3%, whichever is lower. 4. Parliamentarians should lose their current health care system and participate in the same health care system as the Indian people. 5. Parliamentarians should equally abide by all laws they impose on the Indian people. 6. All contracts with past and present Parliamentarians should be void effective 1/1/2013. The Indian people did not make this contract with them. Parliamentarians made all these contrac ...
Yes, DOMA defeated, but if you live in states that do not have marriage equality or non-discrimination you still do not have equal rights or opportunities, work still to be done.
Lets keep it short and sweet. United have the worst set of fans in the Premiership. You either get the Chinese and Indians who almost fill OT every game and think an atmosphere consists of clicking a camera, or you have the yobs who deathmock and generally act like scum, or you have the common armchair fan who's never been to Old Trafford. So which one are you, you pathetic worthless Rag? 4 years of mid table mediocrity and you'll be off supporting some other winning team. ~Hannah~
Is Michigan really this backward? The Supreme Court has just overturned DOMA, the anti *** "Defense of Marriage Act." And California's Proposition 8 has also been struck down. We are celebrating these federal wins for equality, and remembering that here in Michigan you can still be legally discriminated against and fired from your job just for being *** *** bisexual, or transgender. Onward to full equality for all!
26/06/2013 Day To day 1. Thousands evacuated today; 636 by 400 by and 3044 by 200 still stranded in Kinnaur as bad weather hits rescue operations in The Indian Army on Wednesday launched a website — — to provide updates on the whereabouts of people stranded in disaster-hit Uttarakhand. The site also provides information about the location of people, helpline numbers, lists of those rescued and their current location. 4. 63 bonded labourers at a brick kiln rescued from 1st all-women flight in 3 women pilots create history by flying a maritime reconnaissance aircraft over the Arabian Sea 6. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh along with UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday flagged off the first train connecting Banihal in Jammu region with Qazigund in Kashmir Valley. 7. sinks below 60-mark, ends at historic all-time low of 60.72 vs USD on heavy capital outflows & month-end dollar demand from importers 8. Spot Bail plea of Chandila, others deferred till 1st July. 9. CM to receive United Nati ...
Congress leaders had a shameful fight with TDP leaders over who should carry the victims in which helicopters. But still, stay calm and vote for them. People say we are safe under them.
So, I was thinking about how they made such a big deal out of Roy Hibbert saying "No *** , and how Kobe had to do all those commercials for sayin "f*ggot"... and I was wondering why they make a bigger deal out of offending *** then a team name like "Redskins" that offends alot of Indians. Is it just because there's more *** people per capita in the U.S. than Natives? Is it because some people look at us like we're extinct? Just pondering. -Thomas The Third
A state with NO REPUBLICANS! Very interesting...Makes ya wanna move there, doesn't it? A wonderful state with zero Republicans.The State of Illinois Some interesting data on the 'state' of Illinois... There are more people on welfare in Illinois than there are people working. Chicago pays the highest wages to teachers than anywhere else in the U.S. averaging $110,000/year. Their pensions average 80-90% of their income. Wow, are Illinois and Chicago great or what? Be sure to read till the end. I've never heard it explained better. Perhaps the U.S. should pull out of Chicago ? Body count: In the last six months, 292 killed (murdered) in Chicago. 221 killed in Iraq AND Chicago has one of the strictest gun laws in the entire US. Here's the Chicago chain of command: President: Barack Hussein Obama · Senator: *** Durbin · House Representative: Jesse Jackson Jr. · Governor: Pat Quinn · House leader: Mike Madigan · Atty. Gen.: Lisa Madigan (daughter of Mike) · Mayor: Rohm Emanuel · The leadership in Illin ...
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No doubt, out state's big and small politicians have to learn a lot from this numero uno hero of Telugu cinema industry. At a time when the best of human nature should be exhibited, this hero is the one who does it simply without expecting any returns. One of the biggest disasters India has ever witnessed is none other than the Himalayan Tsunami that destroyed the whole of 'Char Dham' pilgrimage centres in Uttarakhand including Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri. Death toll is on a rise still, though 1000 people are declared dead officially. Rescue operations are on and various politicians are trying to cash this calamity for their personal image for sure. If we take up Andhra Pradesh, almost all the political parties are craving to get publicity in the name of helping stranded Telugu pilgrims in Uttarakhand. For example, TDP Chief Naidu did some best things like arranging special flights to help Telugu pilgrims and other parties have donated some money after getting inspired by TDP's acts. But ...
Confession # 36: Hi, m a gal of 25 years from Delhi. M really confused about my relationship. I met this wonderful guy a year ago, in a conference. Since he is into business in india and abroad, we hardly get time to talk but he makes sure he visits me every month even if its just for few hours, we try to keep in touch in every possible way through fb, skype, linked in, wats app etc. He wants us to get settled by next year. He is 30 at the moment. My issues are: we talk very less because of our busy schedules and difference in time zone, i have met his sister who is in India but the rest of his family are in UK, i video call them sometimes and they seem cool. he check my every fb things and gets annoyed if i comment in our language,(ete close fren jiang thungi jo lotha yi na chat tsso jina) so i try to chat in english but i cannot tell my frens to do the same, sometimes he gets quite cranky( ana ha apvu opo lona kontai khito vana kuma kvuthung sana oki ethelan eli jana na phone busy vana na lum tsukala) . ...
Ok... wanting some clarity. With the changes that have moved forward today, my understanding is that if you go to a state that does recognize *** marriage and get married, that you are then granted the same federal benefits (ie: tax benefits, social security benefits, military and veteran benefits, etc...) even if your state itself doesn't recognize *** marriage because it is now federally protected. While those of us in Texas will not be recognized as married, we wouldn't be denied federal benefits because the state we reside in does not recognize *** marriage... Is this correct? Also, for those of us in a state that does not recognize *** marriage, does it also mean that if we were to sue the state that it would be more difficult for the state to deny our rights due to the president that has been set? Ready... Set... Discuss...
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Wow. I'm so happy about the DOMA decision - not just for all my friends who finally have this ruling to say their love is not 'less than', but also for my kid and all the kids growing up now who will know that they can love AND marry whoever they want. And yet, I can't forget that this same Supreme Court just ruled against Voter Rights and the Indian Child Welfare Act (all the other complexities of the adoption case aside). When SCOTUS claims that racism is over so we don't need the Voting Rights Act and then says that someone 'isn't Native enough' to have the ICWA apply, you know we have a long way to go on racial justice in this country.
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DHoni: sakshi give me a cup of coffee.. Sakshi: In which cup 07,11, OR 13.. This post made me worst,sad..:/ tHIS IS dhoni fans they dont know the value of National cup...They feeling Cofee cup = ICC cup ? THATs why i created a post to show INDIA first... (CHECK COMMENT box for that post Link)
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Love all the DOMA being shot down love, especially if it is true that this allows same sex couples to apply for legal status in the US. But does anyone feel like perhaps we are being thrown a bone to help us forget about NSA mass wire tapping, voting rights gutting, massive attacks on abortion rights, and delegitimizing of the IWCA among other things?
RBI MUST ACT NOW OR PERISH INDIAN ECONOMY = Rupee free fall to Rs 60 a dollar creating panic in Indian economy and all due to inaction by a ineffective RBI Governor for not taking any concrete meassures to contain Rupee fall .This is creating huge CAD (current account deficit to almost 7% of GDP ) I think This is temporary because Indian economic fundamental is very strong .India has more than 25 lakh crore value of Gold and 400 billion dollar foreign exchange reserve .Rupee fall is due to American economy becoming strong due to some path breaking measure taken by their FED chief Noble laureate Ben Barnanke by infusing QEs (quantitative easing means buying Govt bond of more than 100 billion dollar last 5 years since 2008 recession struck ) and so demand in dollar increases but in India the worthless RBI Governor is working with 80s control economy mindset and rely on old system of buying dollar and not reducing interest rate citing only example of high inflation .This worthless RBI Governor has political ...
Also, I have to acknowledge something here. There are people I know that criticize me for not showing solidarity with Arab causes and the such and my friends here in Cairo and some of my friends in Khartoum often tell me I try to divide people instead of bringing them together and I have no real interest in unity amongst the Black people and is why: Today I've seen a million post from Arab-American and Arab-Canadian journalists and activist praising the *** marriage legislation and saying absolutely nothing about the Voting Rights act of 1965, something in which we fought tooth and nail for..not only for black people, but ALL non-white Americans. Yet they say nothing.ZERO. If thats how they want to play it, fine. Im cool with that. I don't expect these people to show solidarity with us on these issues, but they shouldn't expect any sort of solidarity with us in America, Canada, Europe, Africa or anywhere else when the West comes breathing down their necks again. I'll stand on the sideline ...
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