Aboriginal peoples are drastically overrepresented in correctional facilities across Canada. Aboriginals represent about 2 percent of the adult Canadian population, and account for 15 to 19 percent of Canadians sentenced to custody. Strong societal forces should be the focus of studies involving native incarceration rather than individual faults.

Oka and the Mohawk nation were arguing over the construction of a golf course on native land. Municiple leaders sell native reserve land for golf course. of original land

Teaching Upper Elementary (grades 4, 5, 6) about First Nations, Metis and Inuit Culture, Alberta, Canada Read alouds about Residential Schools

Respecting First Nations, Metis and Inuit Cultures in the Classroom

Teaching Upper Elementary (grades about First Nations, Metis and Inuit Culture, Alberta, Canada Read alouds about Residential Schools

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