Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

June 14, 2019 Archive

Korean Veteran James Eagle visits his home First Nation of Skownan

Treaty 2 Territory – Korean Veteran and Skownan First Nation member James Eagle visited his First Nation to say hello. Living in Ottawa he is not home as much as he would like. This week he visited his First Nation and really appreciated his warm welcome from Councillor Jimmy Chartrand.

June 14, 2019

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Chief McLean takes on issues head on

Treaty 2 Territory – Chief Cornell Mclean shakes his head and smiles when he describes the journey to becoming headman of Lake Manitoba First Nation. Chief Mclean reflected on his initiation of chieftainship saying, “I was working at IRTC (Interlake Reserves Tribal Council) when someone nominates me for chief and here, I am six years …

June 14, 2019

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Ebb and Flow continuing the governance process

This week I attended a governance committee meeting in Ebb and Flow First Nation at the Elders’ room in the school. The committee discussed the history/journey of Ebb Flow and what is needed for the future generations in the area of self government. The committee reviewed other First Nations constitutions. Discussions were around how Ebb …

June 14, 2019

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