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Slavic tradition of Kupala preserved in Belarus – Photos

 

Kuppala Festival Lady

Slavic tradition of Kupala preserved in Belarus – Photos.

Senate Confirms First Native American Ambassador

The Senate confirmed Keith Harper as ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Council Tuesday, making him the first Native American to ever become a U.S. ambassador.

via Senate Confirms First Native American Ambassador.

White Wolf: Quebec to give land back to Mohawks

White Wolf: Quebec to give land back to Mohawks.

A group of South Shore mayors are reeling after the Parti Québécois government announced its decision Friday to give back 300 hectares of land to the Kahnawake Mohawks.

The farmland was appropriated in 2006 during construction of the Highway 30 project and will be ceded back to the First Nation in the near future. It lies along the border of Kahnawake, Châteauguay, St-Constant, Ste-Isidore and Ste-Catherine.