Myth: All Canadians Are Governed By the Same Laws

REALITY: Indigenous Peoples are governed by the Indian Act

The Indian Act – Did You Know?

Part 1
The Vote
Impact of the Indian Act

Part 2
Ceremonies Outlawed
Indian Agent
Indigenous Veterans

Part 3
Role of Women
Indigenous Influence on American Democracy
Federal Government Imposed Band Councils
Indigenous Business Ownership

Part 4
Residential Schools
Treaty Rights
United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Videos by Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN)
5 – 7 min each in length

Posted September 2011


Aboriginal Peoples Television Network