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As Canada implements a National Housing Strategy, post-secondary schools are creating more room for Indigenous design thinking more

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In honour of National Indigenous Peoples Day, the Toronto sign at Nathan Phillips Square has gotten two upgrades: a custom-vinyl wrap around its famous photo-op letters and the addition of a Medicine Wheel. more

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The best events this summer include celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day at Fort York, kicking back in Kensington Market and riding the roller coaster at the CNE. more

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Samuel Engelking

Find over 60 events including concerts, food festivals, outdoor movies and more in NOW's annual Hot Summer Guide. more

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Cara Sabatini

“All of the challenges that Indigenous folks face in the larger culture, they all show up in full force in the business world,” says web developer Archer Pechawis, citing obstacles to securing business loans and investment capital. more

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Colten Boushie and Tina Fontaine deserve justice more

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The first major retrospective of the late Inuk artist's work runs through February at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection more

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Russell Diabo on why his close friend and mentor Arthur Manuel believed return of the land is the most important issue facing Indigenous peoples in Canada more

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In this excerpt from his recently-released book, the late Indigenous activist Arthur Manuel writes about how the BNA Act that created Canada set the young country on the path to a “race-based democracy” more

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Susan Benoit

NOW Digital Residency: Living Arts Centre more

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Sponsored feature: presented by Toronto Arts Foundation more

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Samuel Engelking

On the heels of his popular U of T Art Museum show, the Cree artist is unveiling a 12 x 24-ft history painting based on a treaty between the Dutch and the Iroquois more

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Sponsored feature: presented by Toronto Arts Foundation more

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Aanishnaabe chef Johl Whiteduck Ringuette wants to reclaim Indigenous food one plate at a time more

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Around the world this Earth Day, as a growing army of women stand up for a more sustainable planet, mainstream environmental groups are becoming more inclusively female more

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From the testimony of residential school students as told to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission more

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In the two decades since Canada passed amendments to the Criminal Code instructing judges to make use of alternative rehab for Aboriginal offenders, the proportion ending up behind bars has more than doubled more

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"This is a moment to reflect on what the last 150 years means to Indigenous people,” says the Cree visual artist. more

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This year, the federal government plans to spend half a billion dollars on events marking Canada's 150th anniversary, prompting a great deal of debate about its historical treatment of Indigenous peoples. more

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Plus: sign up for the March for Science more

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