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January 19, 2018, by Sophie M. Lavoie

Over one hundred people attended the annual Gwen Bear Memorial Lecture 2018 held on January 18, 2018 at the University of New Brunswick. Albert Marshall delivered a talk titled: “How […]

Reset Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women: Pam Palmater

November 7, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

It was standing room only at the Annual Vigod Memorial Lecture from the Human Rights Program at Saint Thomas University’s Kinsella Auditorium to lis ...

“Taken” tells the story of Gladys Simon from Elsipogtog

October 13, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

On Oct. 11, 2017, UNB Fredericton’s Mi’kmaq-Wolastoqey Centre hosted a screening of a New Brunswick-based television episode from the acclaimed se ...

Vigil and march held for murdered and missing indigenous women

October 9, 2017, by Norm Knight

Wolastoqiyik women from St. Mary’s First Nation, along with allies, held a vigil on October 4th for murdered and missing Native women, girls, an ...

  • Sisters in Spirit hold second annual poetry slam
    October 3, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    The second annual Sisters in Spirit poetry slam was held on Oct. 2, 2017, at Kinsella Auditorium at St. Thomas University in Fredericton with much success. The Poetry Slam is […]

  • Pain of Mount Polley spill felt in New Brunswick
    August 18, 2017, by Tracy Glynn

    Ekpahak/Fredericton – Jacinda Mack, a Nuxalk and Secwepemc woman from British Columbia, was on the unceded Wolastoq and Passamaquoddy territories in New Brunswick in August to intervene at the annual […]

  • Wolastoqewi Time Immemorial Celebration
    June 29, 2017, by NB Media Co-op

    WOLASTOQEWI TIME IMMEMORIAL CELEBRATION Location: Next the Beaverbrook Art Gallery in Fredericton on traditional Wolastoq territory Schedule of events *June 27th at 7pm – Measuring out the Longhouse *June 28th at […]

  • Natalie Sappier sings Indigenous reality and survival
    June 23, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Wolastoqiyik artist Samaqani Cocahq-Natalie Sappier performed at the Beaverbrook Gallery on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, “National Aboriginal Day,” in Fredericton. Sappier’s very intimate performance was offered to the public on [&hellip ...