Canada swears in first indigenous governor general – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Canada swears in first indigenous governor general – BBC News” – below is their description. Mary Simon, a former Inuit community advocate, has been officially sworn in as Canada’s first indigenous governor general. “I will strive to hold together the tension of the past with the promise of … Read more Canada swears in first indigenous governor general – BBC News

Canada installs first indigenous governor general, highlights reconciliation • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Canada installs first indigenous governor general, highlights reconciliation • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description. #Canada installed an #indigenous woman as its governor general on Monday, the first such person to hold the post, in an elaborate ceremony that spotlighted the country’s effort to reconcile … Read more Canada installs first indigenous governor general, highlights reconciliation • FRANCE 24 English

Mary Simon’s story: The journey of Canada’s first Indigenous governor general

Global News published this video item, entitled “Mary Simon’s story: The journey of Canada’s first Indigenous governor general” – below is their description. Canada is preparing for a major historic milestone on Monday, when Inuk leader Mary Simon will be sworn in as the country 30th governor general – the first Indigenous woman in Canada … Read more Mary Simon’s story: The journey of Canada’s first Indigenous governor general

Trudeau Names Canada’s First-Ever Indigenous Governor General

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Trudeau Names Canada’s First-Ever Indigenous Governor General” – below is their description. Justin Trudeau appointed Canada’s first-ever Indigenous governor general ahead of an expected election call this year. Queen Elizabeth II has approved the prime minister’s recommendation of Inuit leader Mary Simon for the post, Trudeau told … Read more Trudeau Names Canada’s First-Ever Indigenous Governor General

Who is Mary Simon, Canada’s first Indigenous governor general?

Global News published this video item, entitled “Who is Mary Simon, Canada’s first Indigenous governor general?” – below is their description. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has named Mary Simon, an Inuit leader, as Canada’s first Indigenous governor general. The 74-year-old is renowned for her work on the Arctic, and her fierce advocacy for Indigenous rights … Read more Who is Mary Simon, Canada’s first Indigenous governor general?

Inuk leader Mary Simon named Canada’s 1st Indigenous governor general

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Inuk leader Mary Simon named Canada’s 1st Indigenous governor general” – below is their description. Natan Obed, president of the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, discusses why he thinks Inuk leader and former ambassador Mary Simon is a strong choice for Canada’s next governor general — the first Indigenous person … Read more Inuk leader Mary Simon named Canada’s 1st Indigenous governor general

‘Cancel Canada Day’ | Thousands protest after discovery of Indigenous children’s graves

RT published this video item, entitled “‘Cancel Canada Day’ | Thousands protest after discovery of Indigenous children’s graves” – below is their description. Protesters demand to ‘cancel Canada Day’ after Thousands rally in Montreal to oppose the celebration of Canada’s national holiday on July 1 in support of the First Nations and Inuit population. Follow … Read more ‘Cancel Canada Day’ | Thousands protest after discovery of Indigenous children’s graves

Artists featured in Qaumajuq hope to educate Canadians about Inuit culture

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Artists featured in Qaumajuq hope to educate Canadians about Inuit culture” – below is their description. The Winnipeg Art Gallery launched a virtual tour of Qaumajuq — a new 40,000 square foot space devoted to Inuit art. Artists Beatrice Deer and Julie Grenier talk about the importance of … Read more Artists featured in Qaumajuq hope to educate Canadians about Inuit culture

New Inuit art centre opens at Winnipeg Art Gallery

Global News published this video item, entitled “New Inuit art centre opens at Winnipeg Art Gallery” – below is their description. There is now one place in the world to see the largest collection of Inuit art and its right in the heart of Canada. The Winnipeg Art Gallery has just opened an exhibit and … Read more New Inuit art centre opens at Winnipeg Art Gallery

Global National: March 25, 2021 | Trudeau government scores win for price on carbon

Global News published this video item, entitled “Global National: March 25, 2021 | Trudeau government scores win for price on carbon” – below is their description. We begin with a significant ruling from the Supreme Court of Canada. In a 6-3 decision it has ruled the federal government has the power to set a minimum … Read more Global National: March 25, 2021 | Trudeau government scores win for price on carbon

New Inuit Art Centre exhibit opens in Winnipeg

CBC News published this video item, entitled “New Inuit Art Centre exhibit opens in Winnipeg” – below is their description. The Winnipeg Art Gallery’s new space in the Inuit Art Centre, called Qaumajuq, holds its opening ceremony Thursday night. The world largest collection of Inuit art features some 14,000 pieces from more than 90 artists.  … Read more New Inuit Art Centre exhibit opens in Winnipeg

All birth years in Alberta’s COVID-19 vaccine Phase 2A can book Friday | FULL

Global News published this video item, entitled “All birth years in Alberta’s COVID-19 vaccine Phase 2A can book Friday | FULL” – below is their description. Alberta is opening up COVID-19 vaccination appointment bookings for everyone eligible in Phase 2A of the rollout starting Friday at 8 a.m. That means anyone born in 1956 or … Read more All birth years in Alberta’s COVID-19 vaccine Phase 2A can book Friday | FULL

Health officials update COVID-19 in Alberta | FULL

Global News published this video item, entitled “Health officials update COVID-19 in Alberta | FULL” – below is their description. Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw updates the COVID-19 situation in the province on Wednesday. Hinshaw’s update comes as Alberta continues to rollout Phase 2A of the province’s COVID-19 vaccination program. On … Read more Health officials update COVID-19 in Alberta | FULL

Alberta health officials deliver update on COVID-19 in the province | FULL

Global News published this video item, entitled “Alberta health officials deliver update on COVID-19 in the province | FULL” – below is their description. Alberta added 355 cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, as well as three additional fatalities. Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw said those 355 cases came from 6,018 tests … Read more Alberta health officials deliver update on COVID-19 in the province | FULL

Alberta health officials update COVID-19 as Phase 2A of vaccine rollout begins | FULL

Global News published this video item, entitled “Alberta health officials update COVID-19 as Phase 2A of vaccine rollout begins | FULL” – below is their description. Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw updated COVID-19 in the province on Monday. Hinshaw’s update comes as Alberta rolls out Phase 2A of the province’s COVID-19 … Read more Alberta health officials update COVID-19 as Phase 2A of vaccine rollout begins | FULL