As Canadian Inuit, we are the most recent generation of this 5,000 year cultural heritage that has sustained itself within a vast Arctic territory stretching from the eastern coast of present day Russia, across Alaska, and Canada to the east coast of Greenland.

We are often called "Eskimos" by non-Inuit. However, this is a term we never used. We call ourselves Inuit which means The People
Inuit Tapirisat of Canada

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