“For Love” documentary shines light on Canadian child welfare system

A new documentary will explore the effects of Canada’s child welfare system on Indigenous people and communities. “For Love,” from “Highway of Tears” director, Matt Smiley, is a journey across the land where Indigenous peoples will tell their stories surrounding Canada’s foster came system. The documentary, written and produced by Smiley and Mary Teegee, will […]

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Emmys 2021: Stars of Reservation Dogs share message about Indigenous peoples

The 73rd annual Primetime Emmy Awards brought Indigenous folks to the stage on Sunday, September 19th. Co-creator, Sterlin Harjo, and stars D’Pharaoh Woon-A-Tai, Devery Jacobs, Paulina Alexis and Lane Factor from the new hit Indigenous show, Reservation Dogs, gave out the award for Outstanding Directing in a Limited Series. Before they announced the winner, Sterlin Harjo said, “We are here […]

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NAC Indigenous Theatre shares in Orange Shirt Day beading workshop

September 30th marks Orange Shirt Day. It’s a day to raise awareness about Indigenous history in Canada and the trauma and injustice faced at residential schools. The National Arts Centre’s Indigenous Theatre’s Indigenous Cultural Resident, Algonquin Anishinabeg artist, Mairi Brascoupe will deliver a virtual beadwork class leading up to Orange Shirt Day. While learning the art form […]

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Logan Staats, Hannah Georgas and Digging Roots to perform at DT Concert Series

Are you road trip ready? The DT Concert Series 2021 and 2022 lineup was announced Thursday, August 18th and it is a mirage of Indigenous and Canadian talents. Logan Staats, Hannah Georgas, Digging Roots and Basia Bulat will light up the stage beginning this winter in Paris, Ontario, along with several other performers. Check out […]

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