Susanna McLeod

Susanna McLeod

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Archive for December 2014

James Gladstone, Canada’s First Native Senator

A farmer and lobbyist for rights, James Gladstone of Alberta’s Kainai Reserve arrived in the Senate of Canada with one big problem – First Nations people could not vote. In native headdress of long feathers held with a band crafted of beautiful, fine beadwork, and dressed in an elegant beaded coat to match, James Gladstone… (read more)