Ottawa’s promised Indigenous rights bill not as advertised, says report from new think-tank
The federal Liberal government’s promised Indigenous rights bill would likely do away with the Indian Act by coaxing First Nations into a “narrow model” of self-government aimed at suppressing Indigenous self-determination, according to a new report.
While few concrete details have so far emerged about the promised bill, a report issued Tuesday by the Yellowhead Institute warned First Nations should be cautious about its intent.
Paralyzed high school student walks across stage to receive diploma
As Alex McEwan took his first few steps across the stage at his high school graduation, the crowd immediately leapt to their feet to applaud him in a standing ovation.
While there’s nothing unusual about a student walking across the stage to receive a diploma, in this particular case, the walk itself was an accomplishment worth celebrating.
Apple unveils a new set of ‘digital wellness’ featured for better managing screen time
Apple has become the latest tech giant to prioritize digital well being. At its Worldwide Developer Conference this morning, Apple announced a series of new controls that will allow iOS users to monitor how much time they spend on devices, set time limits on app usage, control the distraction of notifications, and control the device usage for their children.