December 18, 2017

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POWWOW TRAIL LEADS TO GATHERING

POWWOW TRAIL LEADS TO GATHERING

Photo by Robert Snache | Image source: spirithands.smugmug.com. All Rights Reserved. Powwow is a way of life for some families. Here we get a rare, behind-the-scenes glimpse into the colourful, chaotic and culture-infused lives of three families on the powwow trail. STORY BY TARA GATEWOOD (ISLETA PUEBLO...
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Duncan Campbell Scott was a Dickhead

Duncan Campbell Scott was a Dickhead

November 2015, the CBC covered the installation of a new historical plaque in Ottawa’s Beechwood Cemetery (i). The plaque stands by the grave of Duncan Campbell Scott, replacing the one erected in 2011 to honour Scott’s contributions to Canadian literature as one of the “Confederation poets”. Scott was...
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MUST READ INDIGENOUS CHILDREN’S BOOKS LIST

MUST READ INDIGENOUS CHILDREN’S BOOKS LIST

Cover of the children’s book The Song Within My Heart | Image source: Strong Nations The beginning of May marked Canadian Children’s Book Week where family reading is celebrated and promoted across the country, First Nations Communities Read also announced their shortlisted selections for the 2016...
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STITCHING TO HEAL THE PAST

STITCHING TO HEAL THE PAST

Award winning, Navajo, quilt maker, Susan Hudson | Image source: Native Peoples Magazine Susan Hudson (Navajo) sews together fabrics and history in her award-winning ledger-like quilts. Hudson, the 2015 Eiteljorg Museum Indian Market and Festival Best of Show winner, continues to take top prizes for her...
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ANGRY INUK: WHY IS THE SEAL SKIN BAN WRONG?

ANGRY INUK: WHY IS THE SEAL SKIN BAN WRONG?

Film still of Angry Inuk | Image source: Qajaaq Ellsworth Angry Inuk contains important Indigenous messages the world needs to hear. Directed by Alethea Arnaquq-Baril (Inuit), the documentary seeks to inform audiences how animal rights groups, such as People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) a...
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FOUR THINGS LEFTIST VENUES NEED TO KNOW

FOUR THINGS LEFTIST VENUES NEED TO KNOW

Comic credit: Ad Astra Comix So you claim to be leftist, interested in subjugated knowledge, and you want to change the world with us. In doing this you claim to be interested in other knowledge systems such as Feminist knowledge, Indigenist knowledge, and DisAbleist knowledge and value what each has to...
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