Maine Bicentennial Moments: Maine’s Border Treaty
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Maine Bicentennial Moments: Maine’s Border Treaty

– [Announcer] This is a Bicentennial Moment from the State of Maine. – Maine’s northern border is finally settled in 1842, with a treaty negotiated by Daniel Webster of the United States, and Alexander Baring, Lord Ashburton for Great Britain. One treaty provision allows an estimated 12,000 runaway slaves to remain free in Canada. (light […]

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Day 2 of Ngapuhi Treaty claims hearing
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Day 2 of Ngapuhi Treaty claims hearing

It is day two of the Treaty hearing for the tribes of the Northern region at Te Tii today. Today they heard testimony from technical witnesses. Today Moana Jackson briefly detailed the crimes of the Crown to the northern tribes. It was claimed by the Crown that Aotearoa was without law and the reason they […]

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YRDSB News & Events: Treaties Recognition Week
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YRDSB News & Events: Treaties Recognition Week

So as part of Treaties Recognition Week, we have community members coming into schools across the region. A community member from Georgina Island. She’s telling stories to give them an understanding of some of the things that we bring into the world as Anishinaabe People. So, Treaties Recognition Week is about you know, helping students […]

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What will a Treaty mean for Victorians?
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What will a Treaty mean for Victorians?

I think Treaty means hope not just for us as people but for us as a nation. It’s this idea of being able to live together in harmony and have equality across our country. Well I think a Treaty would be the first step. Treaty on a personal level to me is empowerment and it’s […]

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YRDSB News & Events: Treaties Recognition Week

So as part of Treaties Recognition Week, we have community members coming into schools across the region. A community member from Georgina Island. She’s telling stories to give them an understanding of some of the things that we bring into the world as Anishinaabe People. So, Treaties Recognition Week is about you know, helping students […]

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GOP Blocking START Treaty – MSNBC w/ Cenk
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GOP Blocking START Treaty – MSNBC w/ Cenk

we start with republican obstruction again today provocative senator john kyle of arizona and else’s price of block vote by ratifying a new author arms treaty in nuclear arms treaty with russia the treaty would allow us to not only reduce our nuclear stockpile reduce their nuclear stockpile and check in on there kyle is […]

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Parliament to fast track Treaty settlements
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Parliament to fast track Treaty settlements

Parliament is looking to enable the fast-tracking of Waitangi Treaty settlements. The claims of Gisborne tribes Rongowhakaata and Ngai Tamanuhiri are about to be debated. Two bills have already been passed into law – the Maraeroa Blocks settlement and the Ngati Makino claims settlement bills. For 20 years, Ngati Makino have been on the treaty-claims […]

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