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01.07.2020 at 8:56
CBC NEWS

Indigenous woman says taking part in new Nike campaign extremely special

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Ashley Callingbull of Enoch Cree Nation says being a representative for the footwear company sends a strong message because Indigenous faces feature so prominently.

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23.06.2019 at 8:44
CBC NEWS

Parliament has risen for what could be the last time before the October election

The 2019 election campaign is already underway — the CBC News Canada Votes newsletter is your weekly tip-sheet as we count down to Oct. 21.

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10.04.2019 at 8:38
CBC NEWS

The creator of Toronto’s Indigenous Fashion Week chooses 5 designers to watch

Sage Paul, who is an urban Denesuliné tskwe, a member of English River First Nation and a designer by trade, founded Indigenous Fashion Week Toronto (IFWTO) last year. She’s a huge advocate for her fellow Indigenous designers

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05.03.2019 at 3:58
CBC NEWS

Youth summit highlights Enoch Cree Nation focus on mental health

Enoch Cree Nation is focusing on mental health issues within its community and a recent youth summit is a step toward that goal.

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02.08.2018 at 4:20
CBC NEWS

Saskatoon family of powwow dancers travels far and wide to attend events across North America

The strength of their cultural and traditional values is what keeps T.J. and Dabney Warren and their daughters travelling thousands of kilometres every summer to participate in powwows.

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new ads encourage citizens to go on a vote date
26.05.2018 at 5:07
CBC NEWS

New ads encourage citizens to go on a ‘vote date’

The initiative was developed by the Democracy Education Network (DEN), a national civics education charity co-founded by Duff Conacher, the man behind Democracy Watch.

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19.02.2018 at 5:09
CBC NEWS

First Nations Mrs. Universe winner shares how culture saved her

Ashley Callingbull tells Fredericton audience how she overcame years of abuse to make history

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23.01.2018 at 5:12
CBC NEWS

Enoch Cree Hockey Association makes history at Edmonton Minor Hockey Week

They become the 1st all-Indigenous team to win the tournament

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17.12.2017 at 5:15
CBC NEWS

Indigenous students dazzled by surprise Christmas presents

About 120 of the Indigenous students at the University of Alberta thought they were sitting down to a Christmas lunch, but were surprised when it came with a special gift.

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28.06.2016 at 5:21
CBC NEWS

Mrs. Universe Ashley Callingbull and her dad are 1st First Nation Amazing Race Canada team

‘I became a warrior woman in the race’ says Callingbull, who hopes to inspire First Nation youth

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18.11.2015 at 8:08
CBC NEWS

Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Fest plans tribute to Jamie Prefontaine, a.k.a. Brooklyn

Ashley Callingbull-Burnham of Alberta’s Enoch Cree Nation was the first aboriginal woman and the first Canadian to win the Mrs. Universe pageant. She speaks at the Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival on Wednesday night.

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24.10.2015 at 5:34
CBC NEWS

Connected North helps Nunavut youth connect across digital divide

Students at Arviat’s John Arnalukjuak High School spent the week listening to inspirational talks and connecting with young people from across Canada — without ever having to set foot on a plane.

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02.10.2015 at 7:58
CBC NEWS

Ashley Callingbull says First Nations rights ‘slowly being taken from us’

Vote. That’s the message Mrs. Universe had for indigenous students at the University of Manitoba Friday. The beauty pageant winner whose name is Ashley Callingbull was the keynote speaker at a panel discussion about how indigenous vote can affect the federal election.

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03.09.2015 at 8:27
CBC NEWS

New Mrs. Universe says Tory government treats First Nations people ‘like terrorists’

The first Canadian and First Nations woman to win Mrs. Universe is using her new fame to urge aboriginal people in Canada to vote to oust the Conservatives in the federal election. Callingbull-Burnham, who is from Alberta’s Enoch Cree Nation, west of Edmonton, won the Mrs. Universe contest Aug. 29.

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Derek Nepinak surprised National Chief Perry Bellegarde didn't vote
03.09.2015 at 6:56
CBC NEWS

Derek Nepinak surprised National Chief Perry Bellegarde didn’t vote

Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs Grand Chief Derek Nepinak said he’s surprised a national aboriginal leader has admitted to not voting in the last federal election.

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Mrs. Universe gets political
03.09.2015 at 6:52
CBC NEWS

Mrs. Universe gets political

Mrs. Universe, Ashley Callingbull-Burnham, urges aboriginal Canadians to vote in the election

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The Beaverton pulls controversial article on Ashley Callingbull
01.09.2015 at 7:10
CBC NEWS

The Beaverton pulls controversial article on Ashley Callingbull

A satirical news website that used a Cree woman’s victory at an international beauty contest to draw attention to national coverage of missing and murdered indigenous women has withdrawn the article and apologized to its readers.

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31.08.2015 at 7:23
CBC NEWS

Ashley Callingbull, First Nations woman, crowned Mrs. Universe

She gained attention after becoming the only First Nations contestant in the 2010 Miss Canada pageant. She said that while she got a lot of support, she was also the target of racist comments.

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