Familial Cohesion and Colonial Atomization: Governance and Authority in a Coast Salish Community
- Tzachten First Nation v. Canada (Attorney General). // Canadian Native Law Reporter;2008, Vol. 4, p293
The article discusses a court case wherein three Indians tribes from the Coast Salish Indian people applied for judicial reviews regarding a land transfer in British Columbia. The land in question was transferred from the Canadian Forces Base in Chilliwack, British Columbia to the Canada Lands...
- SQUAMISH INDIAN BAND ANNUAL TAX RATES BY-LAW NO. 1, 2005. // First Nations Gazette;2005, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p424
Presents the text of the Squamish Indian Band annual tax rates by-law released in 2005. Rates for each class of property; Scope and application of the by-law; Council members who enacted the by-law.
- Coast Salish Interaction: A View from the Inlets. Lepofsky, Dana; Trost, Teresa; Morin, Jesse // Canadian Journal of Archaeology;2007, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p190
Ethnographic and archaeological accounts document a complex web of socioeconomic and religious networks among Coast Salish communities. While these accounts provide a general understanding of interactions among some Coast Salish groups, our knowledge of social relations among specific groups is...
- SONGHEES FIRST NATION PROPERTY TAX EXPENDITURE BY-LAW BY-LAW NO. 2005-01. // First Nations Gazette;2005, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p416
Presents the text of the Songhees First Nation Property tax expenditure by-law for 2005. Authorization of expenditure of property tax revenue; Annual property tax budget; Property tax revenue accounts; Administration and enforcement; By-law remedial; Miscellaneous.
- COWICHAN INDIAN BAND A BY-LAW TO FIX TAX RATE FOR THE YEAR 2005. // First Nations Gazette;2005, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p379
Presents the text of the Cowichan Indian band by-law to fix tax rate for the year 2005. Rates imposed and levied for the year; Place of tax payments; Council members that enacted the by-law.
- Chasing Indian ambulances. Sillars, Les // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;12/14/98, Vol. 25 Issue 52, p29
Notes that Phil Fontaine, grand chief of the Assembly of First Nations, has charged that Canadian lawyers are taking advantage of Indians by holding victim recruitment meetings. Fontaine's efforts to secure compensation for Indians allegely abused in residential schools; Why Fontaine feels...
- Another long, hot Indian summer. Jenkinson, Michael // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;8/7/95, Vol. 22 Issue 34, p6
Reports on the rise of Indian militancy and proliferation of blockades in Canada. Ovide Mecredi's the Assembly of First Nations (AFN); Adams Lake Indian Band's protest against construction of a recreational vehicle park; Miranichi blockade; Ipperwash blockade; Lack of police and government...
- "Educational apartheid" remains despite new school at Attawapiskat. Ball, David P. // Windspeaker;Aug2012, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p24
The article focuses on improving Aboriginal education in Canada. The author discusses the issue of bringing First Nation childrenâ€™s education up to the same standards as the rest of off-reservation Canada, the building of a new school on the Indian Attawapiskat reservation, and that...
- Weaving with Dog Hair. Swaminatha, Nikhil // Archaeology;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p14
The article discusses the analysis of 19th-20th-century blankets of the Coast Salish tribe in Canada suggesting that all of the blankets were woven with goat hair, while some non-ceremonial blankets also used dog hair.