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Instruments of Power

November 5, 2016

In the introductory episode of Deconstructing the Non-Profit Industrial Complex, investigative journalists Vanessa Beeley and Cory Morningstar join social commentator Forrest Palmer in a 90-minute podcast about NGOs as “instruments…

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A Supportive Environment

November 2, 2016

On October 12, the Seattle School Board unanimously approved a resolution calling for the federal government to extend treaty rights and benefits to the Duwamish tribe. The resolution states that…

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Examining Christian Identity

October 27, 2016

As Presidential candidate Donald Trump courts white nationalists from such organizations as the American Freedom Party, a review of Christian white supremacy in the US seems timely. In this second…

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Alliance vs Tar Sands

September 23, 2016

The First Nations Treaty Alliance Against Tar Sands Expansion–signed by 50 Indigenous nations in Vancouver and Quebec on September 22–opposes TransCanada, Kinder Morgan, and Enbridge pipeline projects in their traditional…

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Freedom Train

September 6, 2016

Before there was media, there was the spoken word. Returning to this primary form of communication, Yinka Dene Alliance in 2012 traveled across Canada to engage the public face-to-face on…

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Westphalia to Manhattan

September 5, 2016

While dysfunctional as its member states under globalization, the UN is nevertheless better than nothing. It just can’t wave a magic wand and fix the problems caused by the corruption…

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Silencing Dissent

June 27, 2016

Zionist fascism threatens the freedom to dissent, not only in Palestine, but now in New York, and tomorrow throughout the United States. Silencing dissent, as official policy, is the game…

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White Nationalism

June 25, 2016

Bruce Wilson reports on Donald Trump’s close, working relationship with the white nationalist American Freedom Party.

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Obama’s Death Squads

June 24, 2016

U.S.-backed death squads in Honduras, like Indonesia, count on cover from the U.S. State Department. Using U.S.-trained military units to assassinate human rights activists, a practice revived by the Obama…

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Half Truths Whole Lies

June 10, 2016

Complicit with Wall Street in hijacking the environmental movement and sabotaging the indigenous peoples movement, 350 counts on its apologists in the non-profit industrial complex to maintain the myth of…

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Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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