Author: Tammy MacDonald

Councillor Gerry Thomas

by Tammy MacDonald

The Board of Directors and Staff of the Mi’kmaq Confederacy are saddened to advise that Lennox Island Band Councillor and Mi’kmaq Confederacy Board member, Gerry Thomas, has passed away. Councillor Thomas was a strong and compassionate leader who made a valuable contribution to his community and the Confederacy. Our thoughts and prayers go out to […]

Mi’kmaq Confederacy Board of Directors meet with Provincial Cabinet

by Tammy MacDonald

The Board of Directors of the Mi’kmaq Confederacy met with the Provincial Cabinet in Scotchfort today to discuss rights based issues, partnerships and social programming.

Mi’kmaq Chiefs: Reconciliation over Revenge The Guardian

by Tammy MacDonald

Article we submitted was edited by The Guardian staff without our consent. Here is the EDITED version: Constant back and forth was becoming increasingly divisive and ineffectual BY CHIEF MATILDA RAMJATTAN AND CHIEF BRIAN FRANCIS GUEST OPINION After reading Keptin John Joe Sark’s letter to the editor (“Terrible insult to Mi’kmaq,” The Guardian, Oct. 5), […]

Finding a path forward that promotes reconciliation over revenge

by Tammy MacDonald

Article we submitted was edited by The Guardian staff without our consent. Here is the ORIGINAL version: Letter Submitted to the Editor: Charlottetown Guardian From Chief Brian Francis and Chief Matilda Ramjattan After reading Keptin John Joe Sark’s letter to the editor (“Terrible Insult to Mi’kmaq”, the Guardian, October 5, 2017), we felt it necessary […]