Manitoba NationTalk

S Arts Culture

IndigenousText

Centennial Flame Lit To Mark Beginning of Remembrance Day 2021 Commemorations, 100th Anniversary of the Remembrance Day Poppy

October 29, 2021 CENTENNIAL FLAME LIT TO MARK BEGINNING OF REMEMBRANCE DAY 2021 COMMEMORATIONS, 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE REMEMBRANCE DAY POPPY The Centennial Flame on Memorial Boulevard will be lit to mark the beginning of Remembrance Day activities throughout Manitoba, Premier Kelvin Goertzen announced today, noting this is the first time the flame has been […]

by ahnationtalk on November 1, 2021106 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Honour, Recognize, and Implement First Nation Treaties and the Treaty Relationship for all Canadians: Free Webinars in November 2021

The Treaty Relations Commission of Manitoba is hosting a series of virtual events called “Agowiidiwinan (Treaties): Moving Forward Together” in November. This is a four-part interactive webinar series with featured speakers as follows: November 3: Dr. Elder Harry Bone and Elder Florence Paynter: “The Way Forward: The Original Spirit and Intent of Treaties” November 10: […]

by ahnationtalk on October 29, 202129 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

MKO – Virtual Information Session about the Cultural Spaces in Indigenous Communities Program: October 26, 2021

On Tuesday, October 26, 2021, from 11am-1pm Central Time, the Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO) Inc. Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) Liaison Unit is hosting a virtual information session with Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada on the funding application process for the Cultural Spaces in Indigenous Communities Program (CSICP). Who should attend: […]

by ahnationtalk on October 21, 2021109 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Ceremony at site of former western Manitoba residential school fulfils wish of late Dakota elder – CBC

Oct 21, 2021 Sombre ceremony held to set spirits of children buried at the school free, former chief says Indigenous children who were forced to attend a residential school in Elkhorn, Man., were honoured in a ceremony this week. The ceremony on Monday at the site of the former school, which operated in the southwestern Manitoba […]

by ahnationtalk on October 21, 202183 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Gift to Give, developed through NSI IndigiDocs by Erica Daniels, premieres at imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival

The National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI) celebrates the world premiere of Gift to Give, a short documentary developed through NSI IndigiDocs by Manitoba filmmaker Erica Daniels, at the imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival. The film will stream on demand as part of the imagineNATIVE Short Films Program – South from October 21 to […]

by ahnationtalk on October 18, 202123 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Manitoba advocate hopes for healing for First Nations kids in care after court decision on compensation – CBC

Oct 08, 2021 Federal Court rejected an application for a judicial review of compensation order of $40K per child A Manitoba advocate for kids in care hopes a recent Federal Court decision will mean not just compensation, but also healing, for thousands of First Nations children affected by inequality in the child welfare system. Last […]

by ahnationtalk on October 8, 202141 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Exhibit celebrates Indigenous female empowerment – The Star

Oct. 7, 2021 The latest exhibit at the Killarney Heritage Home for the Arts features the work of a Canupawakpa First Nation artist celebrating female Indigenous empowerment and identity. Multimedia artist Jessie Jannuska’s exhibit, “Zhawenjigewin mazina’igan ndizhin-izha’amaas (Love Letter to Myself),” features seven pieces and took about two years to create. “The show was inspired […]

by ahnationtalk on October 7, 202134 Views

Read More
YouthAudio

Manitoba Government Announces Support for Crime Prevention and Safety Initiative in Thompson

October 6, 2021 Police to Provide Proceeds of Crime to Family Enhancement Programming for the Community: Friesen The Manitoba government is providing $85,166 from the proceeds of crime to the RCMP detachment in Thompson for community safety initiatives, Justice Minister Cameron Friesen announced today. “Our government is supporting the Thompson detachment of the RCMP though […]

by ahnationtalk on October 6, 2021109 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Advisory council created for major CMHR project about LGBT Purge

Winnipeg – October 5, 2021 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), in cooperation with the LGBT Purge Fund, has created a new advisory council for a major project to develop exhibitions, public and education programs and digital content on the LGBT Purge. The Purge was the longest-running and largest-scale violation of the human […]

by ahnationtalk on October 5, 2021139 Views

Read More
IndigenousText

Treaty One Nation and Winnipeg Art Gallery-Qaumajuq Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Treaty No. 1 Territory, October 4, 2021:  The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) -Qaumajuq and the Treaty One Nation joined together on Friday in Qaumajuq to sign an agreement that commits both organizations to working together long-term on shared initiatives. Stephen Borys, WAG-Qaumajuq Director & CEO was joined by Treaty One Nation representative Chief […]

by ahnationtalk on October 4, 202136 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More