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Birds of a feather Forum together

Birds of a feather Forum together

Will this “historic gathering of movements” live up to its hype? Dan David investigates the People's Social Forum, to see how deep this 'bro-mance' goes between Indigenous types and lefty socialists.
An Urban Aboriginal Fact of Life: 'MimiCree' pt. 2

An Urban Aboriginal Fact of Life: ‘MimiCree’ pt. 2

The second installment in the re-published Indigenous language learning blog, 'MimiCree'
Muddy Waters: Ottawa greenlights Gateway

Muddy Waters: Ottawa greenlights Gateway

A look at the zero-sum battle between Money-and-Pipelines versus Environment-and-People.
MimiCree (Redux): "Locating my tongue"

MimiCree (Redux): “Locating my tongue”

A journal from Rick Harp's days studying Cree records the victories and vexations that go with taking on a tongue so different from English.
Atleo's Last "Historic" Moment

Atleo’s Last “Historic” Moment

Dan David on what the ex-National Chief's sudden departure might tell us about the apparent free-fall of the AFN
Winners and Losers: The Appeals Court and the Métis as "Indians"

Winners and Losers: The Appeals Court and the Métis as “Indians”

Parsing the view of the Federal Court of Appeals on Métis constitutional rights
Gone to Hell: Toronto's Don Jail Extension Comes Tumbling Down

Gone to Hell: Toronto’s Don Jail Extension Comes Tumbling Down

Portrait of the demolition of a legendary prison and detention facility.
Bodies and Contested Lands

Bodies and Contested Lands

A student's response to Idle No More's Nina Wilson presentation at #UMNATV Colloquium (5th in series)

Restoring our Sacred Identities

Andrea St. Pierre, a Native Studies Masters student at U of M, thinks back on a talk by Leslie Spillet at #UMNATV Colloquium (4th in series)