First Nations

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.
Emily Riddle
11.1.18
LGBTQ

Inside a Pageant for Indigenous Drag Queens

Instead of the cutthroat competition of ‘Drag Race,’ queens in ‘Black Divaz’ lift each other up.
Luke Ottenhof
10.25.18
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
10.23.18
News

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.
Sarah Berman
10.11.18
News

‘Tiny House Warriors’ Are Occupying a Park on Kinder Morgan’s Pipeline Route

Secwepemc land defenders’ fight to block the Trans Mountain expansion with tiny houses has just begun.
Sarah Berman
7.12.18
Photos

‘Payback’s a Bitch’: Photos of BC Protesting Trudeau’s Pipeline Buyout

Most of the province’s outrage following the Trans Mountain deal is focusing squarely on Justin Trudeau.
Jackson Weaver
6.4.18
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue

How Canada's Indigenous Families Grieve the Loss of Their Loved Ones

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police estimated that between 1980 and 2012, around 1,200 Indigenous women were murdered or went missing.
Sara Hylton
4.4.18
FOOD

This Indigenous Scholar Says Veganism Is More Than a Lifestyle for White People

Dalhousie professor Margaret Robinson is living proof that Indigenous culture and veganism share some common ground.
April Johnson
3.27.18
Views My Own

How Reporting on Colten Boushie’s Death Changed Me

As a lone Indigenous journalist covering the story, I saw him as a relative.
Ntawnis Piapot
2.23.18
prison

What It’s Like to Get Married in Maximum Security Prison

You’re stuck with a vending machine as caterer, but the love and vows are all the same.
Sarah Berman
2.15.18
First Nations

Colten Boushie’s Family Is Headed to Ottawa

At a Saskatoon rally protesting the not-guilty verdict, the 22-year-old’s relatives say they’re going to seek justice for his death.
Ntawnis Piapot
2.11.18
environment

What We Know About the Massive Hydroelectric Dam BC Just Approved

First Nations are gearing up to block construction in court.
Sarah Berman
12.11.17