Justin Trudeau Facing Outcry Over Sarcastic Response to Grassy Narrows Protesters
It’s the latest in a string of controversies faced by Trudeau.
Trans Mountain Expansion Gets Another Green Light from National Energy Board
The report brings Justin Trudeau’s government one step closer to building the pipeline.
Neskantaga First Nation Fires Contractor Tasked With Fixing Water Treatment Plant
The First Nation has the longest-running drinking water advisory in Canada—25 years.
A Portrait of Life in Yellowknife’s Shack Community
Photographer Pat Kane’s ‘Offgrid’ series, about shack-dwellers and houseboaters off Great Slave Lake, needs to be seen.
How First Nations Are Dealing With Thriving, but Illegal, Cannabis Stores
In Ontario, where you can only legally buy weed from the province’s online store, dispensaries on First Nations are largely operating without interference from the state.
VICE Canada Reports
How Indigenous Youth Are Healing Together
Indigenous filmmakers from the Nu Media Program partnered with VICE Canada to document the importance of how an Indigenous sharing circle helps address the epidemic of racism, violence, and intolerance.
The Housing Situation in Canada’s North Is Dire
Apartments are scarce in Whitehorse, Yukon, and renters without government salaries are feeling priced out.
Views My Own
Western Canada Is Still Struggling to Replace Cancelled Greyhound Service
Here’s what that means for remote First Nations communities who rely on buses for medical travel.
This Is What Indigenous Artists Think of Your Hipster Headdress
Spoiler: They think you’re an asshole.
Inside a Pageant for Indigenous Drag Queens
Instead of the cutthroat competition of ‘Drag Race,’ queens in ‘Black Divaz’ lift each other up.
Views My Own
Settler Governments Still Fail at Representing Indigenous People
We vote as means of “harm reduction”—but the outcomes are always stacked against us.
Samantha Marie Nock
What the Supreme Court Ruling on First Nations Consultation Means for Pipelines
Legal experts say we’re still years away from any clarity on the issue.