Saturday, August 30, 2014
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OUR RIGHT to SELF-GOVERNANCE

 

A Brief History of our Right to Self-Governance

 

Explore the unbroken history of First Nations right to self-governance, a right rooted in our occupation and our own jurisdiction over the land before contact. In recent years aboriginal and treaty rights and title have been addressed by Canadian courts and, for many First Nation citizens, the movement for self-governance is a way to reaffirm authority in relation to the land.