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A Mi'kmaw fisherman hold his son on his boat before heading out to set traps in Saulnierville, Nova Scotia on October 21, 2020.
Oct 30 2020

The Right to Fish

On October 13, several hundred non-Indigenous commercial lobster fishers and their supporters raided two facilities where Mi’kmaw fishers were storing their catches. At a lobster pound in New Edinburgh, rioters set a van on fire, stole lobsters, and damaged the...

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Oct 16 2020

What’s in a Name?

Naming traditions vary widely from culture to culture. Children may take their father’s surname, their mother’s surname, both, or neither, depending on local laws and customs. They may be named for family members, religious figures, their birth order, appearance – even...