Impact over Intent: The Fact that the Manitoba Act of 1870 is an Unfulfilled Treaty is Important!!

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This factsheet provides a comprehensive history leading up to the Manitoba Act of 1870. The factsheet argues that returning to the original vision of a treaty Manitoba, as outlined in the 1870 Manitoba act, provides a template for land repatriation and for repairing the relationship between 'Canada' and nations of the Métis peoplehood on the basis of mutual respect and dialogue.