An Anniversary And A Visit

8th-fire-anim-from-cbcidle-no-more-20131007-by-Justin Tang-from-cbcToday is the 250th anniversary of the Royal Proclamation that legally mandated Canada to recognize Indigenous land rights. Oct 7 is also the day that the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, James Anaya, begins an official visit to Canada to examine the human rights situation of the indigenous peoples.

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