ARTICLES BY Steve Bonspiel and Will Nicholls

See no evil, hear no evil…

The dictionary definition of transparency reads: The full, accurate, and timely disclosure of information. Transparency is one of the most important words everywhere in the world, but it seems especially pertinent these days in Eeyou Istchee. Cree territory has been hit with its share of questionable activity in the past; from money ... read more ››

All we need is…

There has been an alarming increase in violent episodes in Eeyou Istchee in recent months and it’s sad that some of it happened just in time for the holidays. An even sadder part is the shame and degradation that comes with being jumped or attacked for no reason. When these incidents ... read more ››

Cree Police Trapped in Besieged Mohawk Community

Several Cree police officers found themselves in the middle of a national crisis last week after Mohawk protestors held them and police from other Native communities hostage in the Kanesatake police compound. Mohawk protestors surrounded the Kanesatake police station on January 12 amid rumours that out-of-town police were coming in to ... read more ››