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Posted: 2 days 6 hours ago

Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy continues to raise concerns about the Harper government’s controversial federal education bill that was tabled in the House of Commons last week saying it doesn’t address the conditions raised by the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Chiefs-in-Assembly.

Posted: 1 week 1 day ago
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Thunder Bay, ON (April 8, 2014) — Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy says that the devastating federal and provincial government cuts to core funding for First Nation organizations is an attempt to dismantle the collective voices of First Nations and will not address the risk that extractive industries face when wanting to develop on or near First Nations’ territories.

Posted: 1 week 5 days ago

Thunder Bay, ON (April 3 2014) — Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy made a statement today regarding hazardous environmental contaminants found on or near First Nations’ territories despite years of First Nations’ demands for clean-up.

Posted: 1 month 2 weeks ago
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THUNDER BAY (February 28, 2014) Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy is once again calling on the federal government for a national inquiry into the hundreds of murdered and missing Indigenous women in Canada, after another woman was murdered this week in Nova Scotia.

Posted: 1 month 2 weeks ago
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Thunder Bay, ON (February 25, 2014) — Ontario Regional Chief Stan Beardy is calling the report released today produced by First Nations youth a critical step in addressing the issues which plague northern First Nation communities and said he is committed to working with leadership and youth in implementing their recommendations.

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