You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

New maps to depict pre-colonial ‘Turtle Island’ Canada – CBC

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 2017253 Views

Traditional Indigenous territories, trade routes, resources and more to be shown

Mar 21, 2017

The Royal Canadian Geographical Society is teaming up with five First Nation, Métis and Inuit organizations to redraw the map of Canada.

The new maps will be wiped clean of political lines, then rebuilt using Indigenous territories, trading routes, language groups, treaties, stories, art, resources, and other points of interest from the long Indigenous history of Canada.

“We have…an overwriting of traditional land use when we draw our maps the way we do,” says Ry Moran, president of the Centre for Truth and Reconciliation.

Read More:

Send To Friend Email Print Story

Comments are closed.

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More