Idle no more

In early 2013 the Idle No More movement gained national recognition into the variety of issues First Nations, Métis, and Inuit face across Canada. Here are some photos form the early stages of the movement in January 2013.

OTTAWA, Ont. (11/01/13) – A member of the Mohawk nation in front of Parliament Hill for the Idle No More march in downtown Ottawa on Jan. 13, 2013. The march took place on Wellington Street in front of the Prime Minister’s Office during the Assembly of First Nations. (Photo: Christopher King)
OTTAWA, Ont. (11/01/13) – Grand Chief Derek Nepinak mourns at the Idle No More march in downtown Ottawa on Jan. 13, 2013. The march took place on Wellington Street in front of the Prime Minister’s Office during the Assembly of First Nations. (Photo: Christopher King)