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About Mountain Métis

The Mission of the Mountain Métis Council is to enhance the cultural, social and economic well being of our community. Our mandate is to establish partnerships with other government agencies and industry to fulfill our objectives.

Louis Karakontie “Callihoo”

LOUIS KARAKONTIE “CALLIHOO” Louis Karakontie “Callihoo” also known as the “Sun Traveller” or the Iroquois from out East (Kahnawake) was born October 17, 1782 (same day of his baptism). He left his parents, Marie Ann Tekonwakwehni and Thomas Anatoha Kanakonme to come out West with his younger brother Ignace Karakontie and his cousin [...]

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Constitutional Rights

Section Thirty-five of the Constitution Act, 1982 Section thirty-five of the Constitution Act, 1982 provides constitutional protection to the aboriginal and treaty rights of Aboriginal peoples in Canada. The section, while within the Constitution Act, 1982 and thus the Constitution of Canada, falls outside the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. The section does [...]

By |2018-08-15T17:45:03+00:00August 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments