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.
- 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...
- "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.
- Coast Salish people welcome the world. Miller, Heather Andrews // Windspeaker;Jun2004, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p5
The article focuses on the community of Duncan, on Vancouver Island, British Columbia which is the traditional home of the Coast Salish First Nation. The town of 4,000 calls itself the City of Totems in recognition of more than 80 distinctive hand-carved cedar poles that are on display in parks,...
- PERFORMING MUSQUEM CULTURE AND HISTORY AT BRITISH COLUMBIA'S 1966 CENTENNIAL CELEBRATIONS. Roy, Susan // BC Studies;Autumn2002, Issue 135, p55
Discusses different settings for Musqueam dance performances in British Columbia. Mask dance presented at the Tsawwasen centennial event in 1966; Spirit dance that takes place within the Coast Salish community; Musqueam people's production of dance routines in response to non-Aboriginal appeals;...