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Letter to the Editor

I am writing this letter to bring awareness to my community of Akwesasne of the event that occurred in May on Point Road, Kawehno:ke . Thursday, May 05, 2022, the day before Jake Fire Day, the...

 

Orange Shirt Day – National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Letter to the Editor Orange Shirt Day – National Day for Truth and Reconciliation September 30th is National Orange Shirt Day and the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. The Akwesasne...

 

Powwow Committee extends their sincere appreciation

Powwow Committee extends their sincere appreciation After a two-year hiatus, because of the circumstances beyond our control, the Akwesasne Powwow Committee was proud to host our Annual Cultural...

 

Letter to the Editor

Hello, Since 2002, the best Indigenous bantam and midget hockey players* in Canada have been gathering every year to participate in the National Aboriginal Hockey Championships. The next edition of th...

 

Letter to the Editor

She:kon, We are the Akwesasne Youth Athletics team working with the committee CSSSPNQL EDN-Eastern Door and the North on Akwesasne hosting the female 19 under Volleyball Selection Camp Saturday,...

 

To: Local Akwesasne Business She:kon

Monday, August 1, 2022, To: Local Akwesasne Business She:kon, We are the Akwesasne Youth Athletics team working with the committee CSSSPNQL EDN-Eastern Door and the North on Akwesasne hosting the...

 

Response to New Skatepark article from Kawehno:ke resident

How wonderful that approximately 100 skateboarders from all 3 districts (according to MCA’s Ec. Dev. Dept.) get a new Skateboarding Park at the A’nowara’ko:wa Arena. How about the other 14,900...

 

The Unexplainable

By Dale White My wife Marilyn and I lost our son of 42 years last weekend. It is a parent’s worst nightmare. The loss of a child to suicide. We hear about it, read about it but never in a million...

 

I am voting for Beverly Cook. Here's why:

I am voting for Beverly Cook. Here’s why: Beverly is my cousin. Her special talent is her deep capacity to care for the people, to truly love and engage in clear thinking for our Mohawk people and...

 

Kanien'kehá:ka Youth in Kahnawà:ke take stand against proposed Bill 96 legislation

KAHNAWAKE – The Kanien’kehá:ka (Mohawk) Youth of Kahnawà:ke are issuing a formal declaration to the Quebec Government that they strongly oppose Bill 96, An Act Respecting French, the Official...

 

Letter to the Editor

April 11, 2022 Letter to the Editor, At the time of the April monthly meeting, I attended via zoom at a relatives and an inciden occurred. I would like to clarify facts as I know them: First, during...

 

Thoughts from a young adult in Akwesasne with "One foot in the canoe, and one in the ship"

How many times have you heard “Learn your language”? “Learn your culture”? But you are not told exactly how to do that. Yes, you can research online about our culture by yourself, but that is...

 

Shekon Akwesasronon

Shekon Akwesasronon, I am writing this letter to set the record straight regarding a debate I had at this past Saturday’s Tribal zoom meeting. My issue was regarding last fall’s $400 fuel...

 

COVID HELP - Is it really helping?

December 3, 2021 Submitted by: Joseph D Bowen Brewer COVID HELP - Is it really helping? I write in regards to the recent help that has been offered to Business Owners and the Residents of New York...

 

ICT as public media ... just starting at 40

By Mark Trahant. The other day I listened to a fundraiser for a local public radio station. It was the usual pitch, something that occurs every few months. So ordinary. I have been thinking about our...

 

Dear Mr. Cullen and Mme Claude DeBellefeuillle

22 November 2021 Nathan Cullen, MLS Minister of State for Lands and Natural Resource Options 1175 Main Street Smithers, BC V0J 2N0 Mme Claude DeBellefeuille MP Salaberry-Suroit Dear Mr. Cullen and Mme...

 

An Urgent Open Letter to the Residents of Cornwall and Area from Your Local Medical Doctors

We, the medical doctors of your community, are writing this open letter because of the low vaccination rate in the Cornwall region. COVID-19 immunization rates far below the Ontario and Canadian...

 

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor By Jared A. Brock Dear founders Brian Chesky, Joe Gebbia, and Nathan Blecharczyk, board members Angela Ahrendts, Ken Chenault, Belinda Johnson, Jeff Jordan, Alfred Lin, and Ann...

 

To Hon. C. DeBellefeuille, MP Akwesasne

To Hon. C. DeBellefeuille, MP Akwesasne I am writing this letter with a great deal of grief and concern. As I write this, the news of another 182 unmarked graves at Ktunaxa Nation territory in B.C...

 

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor About a year ago I helped a fellow native to get a dog like mine. Whenever he would see me at a store he would go to my truck and play with my dog and tell me how much he wanted...

 

Letter to the Editor

July 27, 2021 Letter to the Editor, Shekon. The recent comments by the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe concerning the Tribal Court decision ruling from July 16, 2021, surprised me by the nature of their...

 

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor My name is Steven Jacobs I am a lifelong resident of Akwesasne. A many of you know I stand up for Native Rights and feel it is my obligation to protest if I see something wrong. O...

 

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor     Shekon, for those interested in the Mohawks of Akwesasne who attended that place while I was there (January 1967-June 1968) here are the names as provided by the National...

 

The Mohawk People Have Spoken

By Doug George-Kanentiio. On July 1 the Akwesasne community demonstrated in the most powerful way its desire to address the terrible effects residential schools have had on the people and to support...

 

Dear Editorial Staff

Dear Editorial Staff, This is a subject that is highly repugnant to most people in the world; so much so, that most of us want to block it from our consciousness. Yet, we as citizens of the world can...

 

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