Thursday, August 11, 2022

Indigenous Community Leaders Rubbish Plans To Rebrand Lands As Patriarchal Nonsense

A filmmaker and indigenous writer say plans by the province to rename 8 areas after a prominent member of Manitoba’s society is colonist and absolutely disrespectful. Last Monday, minister Blaine...

Emacipation Day Celebrated in Canada

This year, the House of Commons has voted to designate Aug. 1 as the annual commemoration of the abolition of slavery. Although some parts of Canada have been commemorating...

Manitoba’s Overhaul Of The Education System To Focus On Accountability, Critics Say Schools Take...

The government in Manitoba has said it is seeking accountability from schools, especially those showing lagging results in tests. Still, it is not clear what consequences they will face...

Women Form Campaign To Disseminate Vaccine Information Among Newcomers In Manitoba

A campaign headed by women of color in Manitoba is working with newcomers to build confidence regarding getting immunized against the Coronavirus. The group, known as the vaccine Newcomer Awareness...

Nopiming Provincial Park Cottagers Ordered To Evacuate

A potential evacuation notice has been issued for cottagers in Nopiming Provincial Park. Residents in Booster Lake, Flanders Lake, and Bird Lake are advised to move as wildfire approaches. On...

Manitoba Now Holds Canada’s highest Per Capita COVID-19 Infection Rate

There’s a new COVID-19 hotspot in Canada – Manitoba, which has now overtaken Alberta as the province with the highest COVID-19 infection rate per capita. As of Sunday, Manitoba has...

Manitoba Ethnocultural Group Encourages New Canadians to Get Out and Vote

Dozens of persons with the Ethnocultural Council of Manitoba came together in Central Park in Winnipeg on Thursday to persuade new Canadians to vote in the forthcoming federal election. To...