Who’s Who at The Forks?

It’s timely that the Canadian Human Rights Museum is opening soon at the corner of Portage and Main – near The Forks – directly across the river from Riel’s tomb. That’s because the human rights of the three founding communities of the Province of Manitoba (Indian, Métis, Settler) are likewise front and center today; on account of the Supreme Court of Canada’s recent...

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Kapyong Barracks – Native Legal Win #171

Kapyong Barracks – native legal win # 171 – in southern Manitoba. A major  Treaty Land Entitlement native legal win respecting urban lands; that shows that the rise of native empowerment is seriously impacting downtown prime real estate.   Disclosure: The author was federal Treaty Land Entitlement negotiator in the lead up to the TLE settlement with the impacted Treaty 1 First...

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