21 Things You May Not Have Known About The Indian Act (Blog Post)

by Bob Joseph


This blog post details 21 aspects of the Indian Act that the typical Canadian is unlikely to have known about. This post is written concisely, but has hyperlinks for many of the topics so students or teachers can learn more in depth. Topics include, but are not limited to, women's status, residential schools, restricted movement, Indigenous agriculture, and forbidding cultural practices. 

Resource format: Blog post

Age recommendation: University

Keywords: Indian Act, stereotypes, reconciliation, government, Canada, Canadian, policy, legislation, governance, history

Year of publication: 2015

Publisher information: Indigenous Corporate Training, Inc