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Idle No More movement led by aboriginal women

And activists say the Idle No More movement is a challenge both to the traditional aboriginal leadership and to the Harper federal government.

Photographs by Steve Gerecke, The Hill Times and courtesy of YouTube and Al Jazeera
Aboriginal movement: Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence, left, Pam Palmater, Diane Kelley, and Ellen Gabriel. Aboriginal women have been leaders in Idle No More movement and say they want to begin asserting inherent and treaty rights and stop lookign to governments for permission.

 

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Idle No More movement led by aboriginal women

And activists say the Idle No More movement is a challenge both to the traditional aboriginal leadership and to the Harper federal government.

Photographs by Steve Gerecke, The Hill Times and courtesy of YouTube and Al Jazeera
Aboriginal movement: Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence, left, Pam Palmater, Diane Kelley, and Ellen Gabriel. Aboriginal women have been leaders in Idle No More movement and say they want to begin asserting inherent and treaty rights and stop lookign to governments for permission.

 

  

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Thursday, August 21, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

The Hill Times photo by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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