Indigenous Peoples Day

Hupacasath First Nation council comprises Councillor Ricky-lee Watts, left, Elected Chief Councillor Brandy Lauder, Coun. Jolleen Dick and Coun. Warren Lauder. (2022) (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

Hupacasath First Nation calls for city protocols after Indigenous Peoples Day snub

Both Hupacasath and Tseshaht First Nations lay claim to waterfront

 

Florence James blesses the trail network with red earth. (Photo by Pete Cavanaugh)

Signage unveiled at Wul’aam Park in Chemainus

Ceremony coincides with National Indigenous Peoples Day

  • Jun 23, 2022

 

Shae Harding with Tsawout First Nation Fisheries hangs up T-shirts featuring aquatic animals painted by children attending Tsawout First Nation’s celebrations on National Indigenous Peoples Day. (Wolfgang Depner/News Staff)

Local Indigenous cultures celebrated across Greater Victoria

National Indigenous Peoples Day sees heritage highlighted across the region

Shae Harding with Tsawout First Nation Fisheries hangs up T-shirts featuring aquatic animals painted by children attending Tsawout First Nation’s celebrations on National Indigenous Peoples Day. (Wolfgang Depner/News Staff)
People contribute to a hand painting during the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Ottawa on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

OP-ED: Anti-Racism Data Act will help to dismantle systemic racism

National Indigenous Peoples Day is an opportunity to celebrate B.C.’s historic Anti-Racism Data Act

  • Jun 21, 2022
People contribute to a hand painting during the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Ottawa on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick