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mandag den 27. januar 2020

From darkness into light: Inuit art installation offers hope for reconciliation

Instead of sealskin stretched over it, numerous kiln-formed glass panels glitter under fluorescent light, sketching a visual tableau of Inuit history.


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Inuk elder honoured for helping the home front during Second World War

The call for raw materials extended into the High Arctic, where Inuit communities were encouraged to collect bones and carcasses to be transported ...


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Avoid demeaning words, embrace respectful language

They may decide to consult with Indigenous and Inuit leaders and discuss what should be done. These are the proper names of the teams, and it ...


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An Inuit elder is honoured for collecting bones to help with the war effort

Rumours of war, and with them fears of men dropping out of airplanes to attack, were running rife among members of the Inuit community as they ...


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Independence 'beacon of hope' in Brexit gloom

SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford said the prospect of an independent Scotland offers a “beacon of hope” for those who want to remain in the EU.


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Scotland's most vulnerable to endure the worst of hard Brexit

THE most vulnerable people in Scotland will be hardest hit by Brexit, a new analysis has warned. An independent report, commissioned by the ...


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No way back to the European Union in my lifetime

David Martin, who represented Scotland in the European Parliament from 1984 to 2019, said that even if a pro-EU government was elected, the UK's ...


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Brexit likely to negatively affect vulnerable Scots, report finds

Brexit will negatively impact the most vulnerable people in Scotland, a new report has found. The paper, commissioned by the Scottish Government, ...


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