The construction of TMT is pointless

It’s been over a week since the construction of a massive telescope atop Hawaii’s Mauna Kea was scheduled to begin. The enormous telescope is being…

Coming to one mind always respects diversity

A few weeks ago I wrote an editorial, illustrating an example of cultural bullying. After the story was published a group of Six Nations people…

The effect of subtle reclamation versus aggressive

After passing through Barrie en route to the Sudbury area, drivers will pass through parts of Wahta, Muskoka and Shawanaga. The highway that carries travellers…

Want to help bees? Plant flowering herbs

Herbs are among the most useful plants in nature. They can tantalize the taste buds, help cure what ails you, oil the body, perfume the…

We can’t wait for permission

Last week Six Nations held a community meeting to give details on the research and vision for the future of education at Six Nations. The…

Is the Elected Council turning Six Nations into a municipality?

In 2018, a list of the most popular indigenous personalities on Twitter was published by opencanada.org. The list, dubbed ‘Twitterati: the Indigenous Voices edition’, named…

Why funding sensitivity training is fundamental

In 2017, researchers at Claremont University found that roughly half of the indigenous people that are killed by police or died in police custody between…

Finding common ground a priority

The political landscape at Six Nations right now can be likened to the aftermath of a wild genocide tornado. There are casualties, there is chaos…

No response from HCCC

Last month men claiming to represent the interests of the people of Six Nations along with ex-HDI lawyer, now possibly reinstated HDI lawyer Aaron Detlor…

Is Justin Trudeau sinister or fake?

It is only two weeks into 2019 and there is renewed vigour to Canada’s attacks on indigenous people. First, land defenders in BC supporting and…

Treaties Recognition Week – The beginning of new relationships

This week the province of Ontario marks Treaties Recognition Week. This is a time where the province’s official social media accounts raise awareness about the…

Don’t let Orange Shirts cover up the truth of residential school

Recently a Kahonwe that I know shared a story online. Said scone brought their child to school off the Rez and was talking to their…

Editorial: Local reaction to the acquittal of Gerald Stanley

Outrage. There is no other word that can adequately describe the feeling across all of Canada this weekend at the acquittal of Gerald Stanley by…

Indians removing Chief Wahoo logo from uniforms

By Tom Withers THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CLEVELAND – Divisive and hotly debated, the Chief Wahoo logo is being removed from the Cleveland Indians’ uniform next…

Mni wiconi: water is life

Looks like the warlords of the U.S. are flexing their muscles down at Standing Rock again. It seems like they are forgetting what happened to…