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COMMENTARY May 29, 2015 - 3:15 pm

My Little Corner of Canada, May 29

Where is Peace?

JOHN AMAGOALIK

Where is the peace movement? Where are the flower children who told the world to make love, not war? Where are the hippies with their peace signs and symbols? Where is Greenpeace?

Back in the 1960s, when the peace movement was strong, ordinary people got involved to try and make this a better...

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COMMENTARY May 28, 2015 - 5:18 am

Photo: How do I look?

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COMMENTARY May 15, 2015 - 11:27 am

My Little Corner of Canada, May 15

The Political Landscape

JOHN AMAGOALIK

There will be a federal election in the next six months or less. Most political pundits are guessing October.

This corner is guessing September, before it starts getting cold. Canada will decide whether to stay on the right (Conservative,) turn left (NDP,) or return to the center...

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COMMENTARY May 08, 2015 - 2:38 pm

My Little Corner of Canada, May 8

A Victory for Us

JOHN AMAGOALIK

On May 4 in the capital of Nunavut, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. and the governments of Canada and Nunavut signed an agreement to settle NTI’s court case against the Government of Canada for failing to live up to its obligations under the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement.

This out of court settlement marks...

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COMMENTARY May 05, 2015 - 8:30 am

Thoughts on Inuit filmmaking, from Zacharias Kunuk

A new anthology explores Indigenous inspiration in the arts

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ZACHARIAS KUNUK
Reprinted with permission of the publisher, Douglas & McIntyre

What inspires the artistic spirit?

That’s something Ojibwa playwright and broadcaster Drew Hayden Taylor wanted to explore through the lens of Indigenous culture.

And his new book, Me Artsy, does just that — drawing...

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