First Nation

Photography

In Between Places: Photos from Wawa, Ontario

Wawa is one of many towns stuck between its past and unclear future.
Cheyenne Jenkins
10.16.17
Photography

Photos of Economic Devastation and Culture Fade in Northern Ontario

Highway 17 is a graveyard of our past traditions.
Cheyenne Jenkins
7.21.17
News

How a Northern Saskatchewan First Nation Is Responding to Three Youth Suicides

Calls for a national suicide prevention strategy grew louder following a funeral for a 14-year-old Lac La Ronge girl Saturday.
Geraldine Malone
10.16.16
News

First Nation Vote on Massive Gas Terminal Called Out by Band Members

Sixty-five percent voted in favour of moving forward with Canada's largest development proposal. Off-reserve members say poll was so rushed they didn't get ballots in time.
Sarah Berman
8.27.16
Skateboarding

Skateboard Decks Highlighting First Nations Issues are Super Popular in Saskatchewan

The debut design from Colonialism Skateboards brings the history of the Pass and Permit System to halfpipes across the province.
Sierra Bein
8.31.15
News

Tailings Ponds Are the Biggest Environmental Disaster You've Never Heard Of

Last Monday, a "tailings pond" dam holding waste from Polley gold and copper mine in British Columbia broke, spilling billions of gallons of toxic sludge out into pristine lakes and streams. Environmentalists say these dams are disasters in the making...
Peter Moskowitz
8.7.14
News

Oil Giant SWN Is Suspending Its Work in New Brunswick After Nationwide Protests

Anti-fracking tension has spread throughout Canada, and today, Texan oil giant SWN announced they'd be pulling out of New Brunswick until 2015.
Nicky Young
12.6.13
News

The Many Arrests of New Brunswick Journalist Miles Howe

Miles Howe is unarguably the most connected journalist covering the tensions between SWN, an oil company in New Brunswick, and the Mi'kmaq First Nations people who oppose their fracking initiatives. Lately, Miles has been getting himself into legal...
Patrick McGuire
12.3.13