Six houseplants even you couldn’t kill

We’ve all been there as new plant parents before. Going to bed filled with hopes and dreams of growing your very own in-home jungle, only…

Disney’s ‘Encanto’ shows healing from intergenerational trauma

By Mariam Georgis Disney’s Encanto depicts a multigenerational story about a grandmother and her family endowed with magic gifts, who were forced to flee their…

Meet Makasa Looking Horse

COVID-19 restrictions caused the cancellation of the Miss Indian World Pageant the last two years, but this year, 25-year-old Makasa Looking Horse is ready to…
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Terracotta vs. the world: Which type of pot is best for your plants?

When I was first getting into houseplants I swore I would never put one in a terracotta pot. They’re ugly, boring, not colourful and not…

More than entertainment: Indigenous women are teaching through filmmaking

By Jocelyn Thorpe and Kaila Johnston Boys fish with their mother and grandmother. A young woman trains as a mixed martial artist. Relay riders race…

Running to raise funds for Kawenni:io/Gaweni:yo

Almost 35 years later, Six Nations’ first language immersion school still has no space of its own. Kindergarten to Grade 12 students at Kawenni:io/Gaweni:yo are…

Hierarchies of Power and Trudeau

The termination agenda of the Trudeau government is in full swing. Trudeau is trying to corner all historic Treaty First Nations into signing onto watered…

Black and Indigenous protesters are treated differently than the ‘convoy’ because of Canada’s ongoing racism

Author: Audra Diptee, Associate Professor, History, Carleton University Since the beginning of the supposed “freedom convoy” in Ottawa on Jan. 28, there have been complaints…

What a chosen family is and why its important

Just because the phrase, “You can choose your friends but you can’t choose your family.” is common doesn’t make it true. Chosen families prove that…

Dismantling ‘freedom convoy’ must be coupled with education on the dangers of extremism

By Kawser Ahmed, Adjunct Professor at the Political Science department, University of Winnipeg The “freedom convoy” that has taken over downtown Ottawa and inspired other…

Canada has come under attack from its own people.

Pierre Eliot Trudeau advanced individual rights by enshrining them in the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. It is these individual rights that have started the…

Since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020, a total of 837 confirmed COVID-19 cases have been reported by Ohsweken Public Health

Since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020, a total of 837 confirmed COVID-19 cases have been reported by Ohsweken Public Health. To date…

Ungodly Alliance – PART IV – Canada’s dirty little secret



In this, the final installment of “Ungodly Alliance”, we talk with Rev. Dr. Wendy Fletcher, who served as the Anglican Church’s, Huron Diocese historian and…

Have you been paying attention to what is happening in the West?

First Nation peoples need to wake up now. There is an urgency happening in the climate and environment that calls out to all First Nation…

Fraudulent claims of indigeneity: Indigenous nations are the identity experts

By Cheryl Simon, Assistant Professor in Aboriginal and Indigenous Law, Dalhousie University There is a growing movement to identify and call-out people who have fraudulently…