It's the first of its kind in Canada.
After petitioning the government to open an inquiry into over 1,000 cases of missing and murdered aboriginal women to no avail, a new First Nation run online database aims to kickstart the process.
A new study of health concerns among communities downstream from the Alberta tar sands has been released and the results confirm what residents have long been saying: tar sands development can be tied to a series of illnesses, including cancer, asthma...
The Illuminator Art Collective is a projectionist protest collective known for their work beaming anti-police brutality images onto police stations in New York. We followed them on a run in Montreal.
We spoke with the anti-pipeline protesters whose massive undertaking—a 700 kilometre walk from just west of Montreal to a town on the Gulf of the St-Lawrence—is one of the boldest demonstrations against pipeline action Canada has seen yet.
Activists and indigenous residents of Chile are challenging mining giant Barrick Gold and their Pascua Lama gold mine project in the mountains, which residents say threatens to poison canals, rivers, and glaciers and would irreparably damage the...
Government Inaction Has Led to an Independent Database for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women in Canada
The database is aiming to not just record numbers, but to fight back by remembering the lives of the women who have been lost.