Disclaimer and Policies

Red Power Media WordPress is a collaborative blog and has been created as a platform to keep our followers up to date with the latest news and contemporary Indigenous issues being shared on Social Media.

All content provided on this blog is for educational purposes and intended to encourage dialogue, criticism and information sharing.

We do make use of websites that allow redistribution of their content.

Our site may contain links to various sites and other resources provided by third parties.

All news articles from sources on the internet are linked in each article.

These links are provided for your information only.

We do encourage readers to follow the sources to keep updated.

Red Power Media makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site.

Red Power Media will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information.

Bloggers may keep updating old posts on a regular basis and are not bound to explicitly state all corrections made. Content, sources, information and links may change over time.

While every caution has been taken to provide my readers with most accurate information and honest analysis, please use your discretion before taking any decisions based on the information in this blog. The owner of this site will not be liable for any losses or damages from the display or use of this information.

None of the visual content is hosted on this site. All media is embedded from other sites such as Facebook, Google [Video], YouTube etc. Therefore, this site has no control over the copyright issues of the streaming media.

All issues concerning copyright violations should be aimed at the sites hosting the material. Anyone can find the same content on Facebook, Google [Video], YouTube ect.. by themselves.

The owner of this site cannot know which videos are in public domain, which has been uploaded to e.g. YouTube by the owner and which has been uploaded without permission.

 Fair Dealing and User’s Right:

Fair dealing is now considered a “user’s right” and should be interpreted liberally to accommodate freedom of expression as guaranteed by the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

Research, private study, etc.
s.29 Fair dealing for the purpose of research, private study, education, parody or satire does not infringe copyright.
Criticism or review
s.29.1 Fair dealing for the purpose of criticism or review does not infringe copyright if the following are mentioned:
(a) the source; and
(b) if given in the source, the name of the
(i) author, in the case of a work,
(ii) performer, in the case of a performer’s performance,
(iii) maker, in the case of a sound recording, or
(iv) broadcaster, in the case of a communication signal.
News reporting
s.29.2 Fair dealing for the purpose of news reporting does not infringe copyright if the following are mentioned:
(a) the source; and
(b) if given in the source, the name of the
(i) author, in the case of a work,
(ii) performer, in the case of a performer’s performance,
(iii) maker, in the case of a sound recording, or(iv) broadcaster, in the case of a communication signal.

Fair use on the Internet:

Fair use in United States copyright law include limited use of copyrighted material without acquiring permission from the rights holders. It is one type of limitation and exception to the exclusive rights copyright law grants to the author of a creative work.

The fair use of a copyrighted work, for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching (including multiple copies for classroom use), scholarship, or research, is not an infringement of copyright.

Red Power Media does contain copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available to our readers under the provisions of “fair dealing and fair use” in an effort to advance a better understanding of Indigenous – political, economic and social issues. The material on this site is distributed without profit to our followers for educational purposes. If you wish to use copyrighted material for purposes other than “fair dealing and fair use” you must request permission from the copyright owner.

Reading of disclaimer and our policies as use of this site constitutes acceptance of them.

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