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  • Feb 20, 2012
  • 04:59 PM

First Nations want to keep language alive

Matthew Gauk / Canada.com
It has been a significant fight for many First Nations communities to uphold the use of their traditional languages, Manson said. She reasoned that official recognition of languages like Hul'q'umi'num', historically spoken by aboriginal people from the Malahat to Nanoose Bay, could go a long ways to securing funding for programs that would ensure their survival.

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