4th annual Swinefest packs ‘em in

Derek Miller’s Swinefest brought Six Nations’ music lovers together again for the fourth year in a row this past weekend. The Juno winner comes home…

Resistance

Aunty Emily took my Dad and Uncle in when they were young to work on her farm. Among other jobs, they were responsible for cleaning…

Does Facebook Make you Unhappy?

Taking a break from internet slang this week we will play a bit of catch up with internet news and information. Does Facebook Make you…

Labour faces new challenges in 2013

Labour day isn’t what it used to be in Brantford during the Massey, White Farm Equipment days, but members of several trade unions put on…

Time for the U.S. to Admit What It’s Doing—“Indian Fighting” with Terrorism Laws

The Contraband Cigarette Trafficking Act (CCTA) and its enhanced amendments through the reauthorization of the USA PATRIOT Act* are supposed to be tools to fight…

Dance documentary captures work of Santee Smith

Haudenosaune choreographer Santee Smith wrapped up production on a documentary film of her work “Kaha:wi – The Life Cyle” this month in Toronto. “Kaha:wi was…

Report Details Sex Trafficking of Onkwehon:we Women Across Lake Superior

Last week, media outlets across in Canada widely reported on a decades-old trafficking of women and children across Lake Superior between the ports of Thunder…

Six Nations Rebels Three-peat!

WINNIPEG, The Canadian Jr. B lacrosse title, the Founders Cup is starting to feel quite at home at Six Nations. The amazing Rebels swept away…

Introducing the new 2013 Six Nations Ambassadors

OHSWEKEN, There is a new set of Six Nations ambassadors in place for 2013, including Miss Six Nations winner, Kaylea Jamieson. The Fall Fair opened, as…

Ji’dawis continues to seek attention

SIX NATIONS. Ji’dawis, a well known attention seeker who has made his name by regularly bothering both Caledonia residents and members of the Six Nations…

Assembly of First Nations Offers Condolences on the Passing of Carol Sanderson

(Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Shawn Ain-chut Atleo today offered condolences to the family, friends and citizens of Sturgeon Lake…

Our Language is Sovereignty

My Dudah's English (language) name was Frances Butler and she married Joseph Garlow back before there was hydro on Six Nations Reserve No. 40.

Memes (pronounced ‘meems’)

There’s times when I use terms and phrases in every day speech that are commonly used online but just sound weird to say out loud…

Shiyloh

There is a sorrowful place in my heart this week. Last Saturday, my niece Shiyloh Hill fell from her bedroom window while playing with a…

Good “Indians”

Let’s be honest. Most people have no idea who Philip Sheridan is – or care. The infamous quote, “The only good Indian is a dead…