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Treaty Day: a part of all our history

It’s Treaty Day in Nova Scotia, a day marking the Peace and Friendship¬†treaties signed in the 1700’s between the Mi’kmaq people and the occupying British crown.

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Mi’kmaq Youth in the Treaty Day parade, 2012. (Photo: novascotia.ca)

Treaty Day parades and celebrations are led by the Mi’kmaq community, but it’s important for non-Natives in this province to mark the occasion as well.¬† Continue reading Treaty Day: a part of all our history