With education comes opportunity

Commentary, Joseph Quesnel

The federal government has recently shown its willingness to help First Nations education in Manitoba. Ottawa announced it is entering into a partnership with four northern Manitoba First Nations. The Indigenous communities are Bunibonibee Cree Nation (Oxford House), God's Lake …

Tackle public sector bloat now

Commentary, Joseph Quesnel

The next Manitoba provincial election is expected in April 2016. With this election on the horizon, it is important to understand the fundamental problem confronting this province. That problem is the size and cost of our huge public sector. For …

Looking Beyond a National Inquiry

Commentary, Joseph Quesnel

The Assembly of First Nations is proposing a national public inquiry to address the grave situation facing Aboriginal women in Canada. While many believe that a national inquiry is the answer, that may not in fact be the case. The …