land rights

First Nations

This Ontario Indigenous Community Has Never Surrendered Its Territory

Wiikwemkoong First Nation has been fighting for its land for 155 years.
Sophie Woodrooffe
10.18.17
HUMAN RIGHTS

Black Nova Scotians might finally own the land they’ve lived on for generations

Residents are cautiously optimistic about a $2.7 million commitment from Nova Scotia to help them establish land titles
Hilary Beaumont
9.28.17
Indigenous

Six Nations people blockade Caledonia highway again, accusing Ontario and Canada of broken promises

Six Nations members have rebuilt a decade-old blockade. Behind it is division over who is the legitimate government of Six Nations people.
Hilary Beaumont
9.1.17
News

What We Know About the Crackdown on Cliven Bundy and the Oregon Occupiers

The People vs. Citizens for Constitutional Freedom isn't going to be a simple trial.
Mike Pearl
3.11.16
News

What Are Armed Militiamen Really Doing in That Oregon Wildlife Refuge?

The Bundy Revolution doesn't seem to be catching on.
Mike Pearl
1.6.16
News

Twenty Years after Protester Killed in Ipperwash Crisis, First Nation Votes on $95M Land Deal with Government

Development of the site could still be complicated by another potential stand-off as well as unexploded munitions buried around the area.
Colin Graf
9.18.15
Travel

The Long Struggle of Mexico's Tarahumara Tribe to Hold on to Its Last Bit of Land

For centuries, Mexico's Tarahumara have been chased into the mountains by conquistadors, missionaries, and mining operations. Now real estate developers want some of the last rocky land the tribe has left and the priceless view that goes along with it...
Weston Phippen
3.19.14