Commentary
June 26, 2017

Resilience, self-determination are the tools Inuit youth need to fight suicide

This article describes how Inuit and all Canadians can transform the way we talk about,…
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Commentary
June 23, 2017

The True North — or rather True Inuit Nunangat — strong and free

When O Canada was informally adopted as the national anthem in 1939, the term "True North strong…
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Commentary
June 21, 2017

Inuit self-determination in action: We are repatriating our written language

Since the 1970s, Inuit have been working to promote, protect, maintain and revitalize our language.…
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Commentary
October 19, 2016

Obed: Shameful, racist comments about an admired Inuit artist hurt us all

This article describes how Inuit and all Canadians can transform the way we talk about,…
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Commentary
May 16, 2016

Indigenous Rights: Did anything really change at the UN?

Minister Carolyn Bennett’s announcement is no clear departure from the Conservative government’s position on the…
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Commentary
May 1, 2016

Free, Prior & Informed Consent and the Future of Inuit Self-Determination

This article describes how the right of free, prior and informed consent (FPIC) relates to…
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Commentary
April 13, 2016

Indigenous suicide is no longer a mystery. So why the continued political apathy?

ITK President, Natan Obed, provides needed context, coherence and clarity to the national discussion about indigenous…
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