Justin Trudeau visits with indigenous group in Canada at protest camp - The Guardian

A video of the session showed Trudeau sitting cross-legged with shoes off and clasping a feather as he listened to a request. Photograph: Sean Kilpatrick/AP. Justin Trudeau. Justin Trudeau visits with indigenous group in Canada at protest camp ...

Officials go through final preparations for Canada Day event in Ottawa - CBC.ca

Jessica Mellor was doing her best Friday to catch her son, Lincoln, running — as toddlers often do — towards a security gate around the main Canada Day stage on Parliament Hill. It was a tranquil moment as the family braced for the hoopla of Saturday ...

Canada PM meets aboriginal protesters ahead of Canada Day - Fox News

OTTAWA, Ontario – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with aboriginal activists Friday who set up a demonstration teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day celebrations. The prime minister and his wife arrived at the site as the national capital was ...

The Friday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories - National Post

OFFICIALS PUT FINISHING TOUCHES ON CANADA 150 CELEBRATIONS: Officials in Ottawa are preparing for a flood of half a million people expected to jam the capital's downtown for Canada Day on Saturday. The government is billing the celebration as ...

Mature, less mature and incremental: how federal politics touched us this week - MetroNews Canada

OTTAWA — There's so much Canada-red and white on Parliament Hill that when the hundreds of thousands of bleary-eyed partygoers finally finish toasting the country's 150th birthday this weekend, they will be seeing Ottawa awash in a pink haze. Viewing ...

A by-the-numbers look at the main Canada Day celebration on Parliament Hill - National Post

OTTAWA — The Canada Day stage on Parliament Hill (the biggest one ever) is set for 150th birthday celebrations on Saturday in the nation's capital. Here's a by-the-numbers look at preparations in Ottawa. 600: Volunteers working Canada Day on ...

BREAKING NEWS- Police stop second teepee from going up on Parliament Hill - Turtle Island News

NEWS ALERT-OTTAWA – A second group of people are trying to erect a second teepee on Parliament Hill. Police have taken the poles and are stopping the erection of a second structure. There appears to be a stand off . Demonstrators are on microphones ...

Countdown to Canada Day - CTV News

Crowds packed onto the lawn of Parliament Hill Friday as officials and a-list musicians put the finishing touches on the big birthday show. Isobel Feldman and her husband came downtown a day early to catch their favourite artists up close and personal ...

Ottawa Canada 150 cevent has unprecendented security, performances, fireworks - Winnipeg Free Press

OTTAWA - Tens of thousands of Canadians — and more than a few wannabe Canadians — are expected to descend on the national capital this weekend to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday. Here are five things you should know: 1.Security will be tight.

WALKOM: Why I'm planning to celebrate Canada Day - TheChronicleHerald.ca

I will celebrate Canada Day on Saturday. I will celebrate it although our history of nation-building includes the usual mixture of bad-faith dealing, intolerance and greed. I will celebrate it even if some of my compatriots among the country's ...

Indigenous people explain why they see reasons for hope amid Canada 150 celebrations - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

As people on Parliament Hill protest Canada 150 celebrations, other Indigenous people say there are plenty of reasons for hope. Lyndon Linklater, Shirley Isbister and Tarrant Cross Child say they respect those who oppose Canada Day celebrations.

Respect Indigenous Peoples who don't want to celebrate Canada 150, Trudeau urges - Sudbury.com

OTTAWA — An indigenous demonstration teepee was moved onto Parliament Hill Thursday evening after a man was arrested for assaulting at least one of the activists. The Bawaating Water Protectors from Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. 0. 28 m by: Canadian Press.

Final preparations for Canada Day event in Ottawa - CTV News

OTTAWA -- Jessica Mellor was doing her best to catch her son, Lincoln, running -- as toddlers seemingly often do -- towards a security gate around the main Canada Day stage on Parliament Hill. The family made the trek from Sarnia, Ont., for Canada Day, ...

Trudeau Surrenders To Native Protest On Parliament Hill - The Daily Caller

Parliament Hill, in the heart of Canada's capitol of Ottawa, is a scene of chaos Friday as the nation prepares for July 1 Canada Day celebrations. As a group of natives protests on Parliament Hill the day before the 150th anniversary of Canadian ...

Justin Trudeau visits Indigenous activists in teepee on Parliament Hill - Toronto Star

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie Grégoire Trudeau paid an unexpected visit with Indigenous activists who have erected a teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day celebrations. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau emerges from a teepee ...

Canada Day - Colorado Springs Gazette

photo - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaves a teepee on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaves a teepee on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, on Friday, June 30, 2017. Trudeau had a brief meeting with indigenous ...

Justin Trudeau Meets With Indigenous Group Inside Parliament Hill Teepee - Huffington Post Canada

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a brief meeting with indigenous activists who set up a demonstration teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day celebrations. ADVERTISEMENT. OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he delivered a ...

Cree protest ceremony in limbo amid tight security on Hill - iPolitics.ca (subscription)

Indigenous and non-indigenous people holding a ceremony in protest of the Canada Day celebrations stand outside a teepee on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday, June 29, 2017. iPolitics/Matthew Usherwood ...

Trudeau visits with indigenous group at Parliament Hill protest teepee - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he delivered a message of respect and reconciliation Friday to indigenous activists who have set up a demonstration teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day celebrations. The prime minister and his ...

Trudeau meets with First Nation protesters - Sault Star

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaves a Teepee on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Friday, June 30, 2017. Trudeau had a brief meeting this morning with indigenous activists who have set up a demonstration teepee on Parliament Hill ahead of Canada Day ...