Colten Boushie and a Legacy of Injustice

Article by David Doyle, Author LOUIS RIEL, Let Justice Be Done (Ronsdale Press, 2017) On Friday, February 9, 2018, a jury in Battleford, Saskatchewan, deliberated thirteen hours before finding a Caucasian farmer, Gerald Stanley, not guilty of second degree murder in the 2016 death of Colten Boushie, a resident of the Red Pheasant First Nation. […]

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BCMF Demands Justice for Colton – Dark Day in Canada

Vancouver, BC – BC Métis Federation leadership has joined the chorus of Indigenous leadership across Canada condemning the acquittal of Mr. Stanley in the Colton Boushie case from Saskatchewan ruled this past Friday. BC Métis Federation Secretary Joe Desjarlais attended a rally in Vancouver this weekend (Saturday) held at the CBC building in support of […]

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BC Métis Federation Governance

BC Métis Federation is pleased to share the minutes and key presentation information from our recent board meeting held on Friday, January 19th, 2018.

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Final Farewell Ken Fisher

Surrey, BC – BC Métis Federation leadership, Nova Métis Heritage Association, and countless other organizations (including Métis Nation BC) spent this past Saturday remembering Ken Fisher. Ken’s Celebration of Life hosted by the BC Métis Federation brought together over 130 friends and family to remember the life and times of Ken Fisher. Ken’s significant contributions, […]

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Ken Fisher – Obituary

BC Métis Federation is sharing the obituary that the family has completed and will be in the local paper in Surrey this week. Click here to read the PDF version of the obituary. Reminder – Celebration of Life Saturday 1:00 PM

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Celebration of Life Ken Fisher

Celebration of Life Program – Ken Fisher

BC Métis Federation is posting the Celebration of Life program for Ken Fisher January 20th. BC Métis Federation thanks our Métis community for sharing this information and making your plans to attend.

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Donations for Ken Fisher Celebration of Life

BC Métis Federation thanks members for donations to date which are estimated at $1600.00. The Celebration of Life has a total budget estimated at $5300.00. Therefore any future donations are greatly appreciated. If you are able to donate please make your cheques payable to the BC Métis Federation and mail to our offices: BC Métis […]

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Celebration of Life Ken Fisher January 20th, 2018

Attention members, partners, friends and supporters. BC Métis Federation has organized a Celebration of Life for Ken Fisher which will be held January 20th, 2018 at the Shannon Hall in Surrey, BC from 1:00 PM to 5 PM. Please make your plans to attend. To donate to the BC Métis Federation to support costs for this […]

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Brief Consultation Office Questionnaire

Last week, the National Energy Board over-rode the authority of the City of Burnaby and stated it had no right to hold-up construction of the Transmountain Expansion Project through its permitting process, greenlighting construction. The Consultation Office has put together a brief survey to gather member thoughts and feelings on the matter. Information collected through the […]

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BC Métis Federation Mourns Loss of Board Member and Friend Ken Fisher

Surrey, BC – BC Métis Federation leadership is sad to advise and inform members and partners that one of our board members Mr. Ken Fisher passed away suddenly and unexpectedly this weekend. Ken was a very active Métis leader having served many terms as President for the Nova Métis Heritage Association as well as elected […]

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