Aboriginal

November 06, 2017
 by Yumi NumataYouthREX eXchange Blog Contributor    “Treaties between our Nations are the foundation of this country. They are recognized and affirmed in the Canadian Constitution, so they are part of the supreme law of the land". - Ogimaa Duke Peltier, Wikwemkoong Nation   This week, from November 06 - 10, 2017, marks the second annual Treaty Recognition Week in Ontario. The purpose of this week is to recognize the importance of treaties and to bring awareness to the treaty relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in the province of Ontario, which is covered by 46...