Archive for April 2021

Job Position: Field Technicians

We are looking for: 2 Field Technicians Location: St. Stephen and throughout Charlotte County N.B.   Description: The Technicians will be working with the Peskotomuhkati First Nation on our coastal and inland restoration project to complete monitoring and collecting data in the Quoddy region. These positions will be conducted primarily in the field with other…

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Supreme Court ruling could help Indigenous people on Maine border | CBC

By: Jacques Poitras | CBC News  The Peskotomuhkati traditional territory straddles New Brunswick-Maine border Chief Hugh Akagi said he hopes the recent Supreme Court ruling will reinforce the belief that the Peskotomuhkati nation is ‘one people.’ A Supreme Court of Canada ruling extending Aboriginal rights to some non-Canadian Indigenous people could have wide-ranging implications for…

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Canadian Supreme Court Decision will Have Effects on Many Indigenous People Now Living in America—including Peskotomuhkati in Maine

The recent Supreme Court decision about Indigenous rights on the west coast will have positive implications for Peskotomuhkati rights on the east coast.  The ruling upheld the rights of an Indigenous man living in Washington State to exercise his rights in British Columbia. Richard Desautel has those rights because his ancestors came from what is…

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Welcome to Canada’s First Nations Renaissance | Troy Media

By Robert McGarvey, Troy Media A new generation of First Nations leaders are showing us how to make the capitalist system work for the entire community Chief Reginald Bellerose of the Muskowekwan First Nation spoke with obvious pride as he explained his vision of a new and better future for his people. I was standing with…

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