Land Claims

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We Stole it Fair and Square

From: The Reconciliation Manifesto

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Indigenous activist Arthur Manuel analyzes how Europeans settlers and their governments asserted ownership of the land in Canada — characterizing it as straighforward theft. He uses the … 6 $0.60 Add
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Tsilhqot’in Case and Crown Title

From: The Reconciliation Manifesto

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Indigenous activist Arthur Manuel examines the Tsilhqot’in court case of 2014 to outline Canada’s policy on Aboriginal vs. Crown title and how the government responded to Supreme … 4 $0.40 Add
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Rightful Title Holders

From: The Reconciliation Manifesto

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Indigenous activist Arthur Manuel examines the legal issue of rightful title holders for Indigenous land outlining the difference between hereditary chiefs, Indian Act chiefs, and nations coming … 3 $0.30 Add
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Calder et al. v. Attorney-General of British Columbia, 1973

From: The Court and the Constitution

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The Supreme Court of Canada was equally divided on an appeal by representatives of the Nishga Indian Tribe dismissing their action for a declaration that the aboriginal title to their territory … ; ; ; 9 $0.90 Add
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Delgamuukw v. British Columbia, 1997

From: The Court and the Constitution

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In a ruling on an aboriginal land claim in British Columbia, the Supreme Court of Canada set out tests for proof of aboriginal title and for justification by the federal and provincial … ; ; ; 13 $1.30 Add
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Haida Nation v. British Columbia (Minister of Forests), 2004

From: The Court and the Constitution

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The Supreme Court of Canada set out a general framework for the duty on the Crown to consult with Aboriginal peoples and accommodate their interests, and held that such duty does not extend to … ; ; ; 10 $1.00 Add
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Manitoba Metis Federation v. Canada, 2013

From: The Court and the Constitution

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A majority of the Supreme Court of Canada declared that the federal Crown failed to implement the land grant provision in section 31 of the Manitoba Act, 1870 in accordance with the honour of the … ; ; ; 8 $0.80 Add
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Tsilhqot’in Nation v. British Columbia, 2014

From: The Court and the Constitution

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The Supreme Court of Canada set out a test for establishing aboriginal title and determined what rights it confers plus what the Crown’s duties are. ; ; ; 10 $1.00 Add
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Reconciliation Framework Agreements

From: The Reconciliation Manifesto

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Indigenous activist Arthur Manuel examines reconciliation framework agreements in British Columbia and what they mean for Indigenous land rights. 6 $0.60 Add
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Resisting the Carbon Bomb

From: The Reconciliation Manifesto

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Indigenous activist Arthur Manuel examines the pipelines being built on Indigenous land particularly the Kinder Morgan project proposed in 2016 and how the government of Canada moves forward … 7 $0.70 Add