indigenous people

Canada

Who Is a Settler, According to Indigenous and Black Scholars

Descendants of slaves in Canada don't fit into our common definition.
Ashleigh-Rae Thomas
2.15.19
VICELAND

We Met the Oklahoma Tribe Fighting to Stop Big Oil from Polluting Its Land

Jamali Maddix explores how a Native American tribe is battling environmental racism on 'HATE THY NEIGHBOR.'
VICE Staff
3.20.18
indigenous people

The Feds In the US Are Attacking a Program That Gives Indigenous People Land

A land trust in Guam set aside for native people is being sued by Trump's Department of Justice because it won't lease to non-natives.
Debra Utacia Krol
10.25.17
NEW ZEALAND

Grave Robbers with Far-Right Links Could Be Stealing Ancestral Māori Skulls

Calling bullshit on the self-proclaimed historians behind those "white people got here first" stories.
Tess McClure
5.18.17
Canada 2167

Canadians Need to Face Uncomfortable Truths About How We Treat Indigenous People

As we approach Canada 150, it’s time we all get on the same page about this country and its terrible history.
Ryan McMahon
5.16.17
Film

'Embrace of the Serpent' Is a Violent, Psychedelic, Film About the Colonization of the Amazon

Colombian director Ciro Guerra's critically acclaimed new movie tells the story of the invasion of the sacred jungle from an indigenous perspective.
Camilo Salas
1.8.16
News

Authorities' Mistakes Didn’t Stop After Serial Killer Robert Pickton’s Jailing

Stephanie Lane's remains were found on Robert Pickton's farm and her family is still being punished for it.
Jane Gerster
12.1.15
Film

Is Winnipeg at the Forefront of Canada’s Aboriginal Film Scene?

In just over a year, the Aboriginal Film Collective has more than quadrupled in size as Winnipeg's Aboriginal filmmakers delve into genre and comedy.
Whitney Light
11.30.15
News

Thunder Bay Takes Regina’s Title of Canada’s Murder Capital

While Canada's murder rate is at a five-decade low, a Stats Can report says Aboriginal people are six times more likely to be murdered than the rest of the population.
Jake Kivanc
11.26.15
News

Here’s Why, as an Indigenous Person, I Voted For Trudeau, and Why I’m Still Worried

The thought of four more years of Harper was like an evil ghost climbing up my asshole and shaking me to the core.
Ryan McMahon
10.23.15
News

While Mulcair, Trudeau Make Their Pitches to Assembly of First Nations, Conservatives Stay Home

The AFN wants to be a bigger player in this year's federal election, but Stephen Harper's party wasn't listening to that message Tuesday.
Arthur White
7.7.15
News

Canada’s Truth Commission on Residential Schools Is Coming to a Troubling Close, Far from Reconciliation

It appears that the commission is ending just as it was gaining speed.
Mayana C. Slobodian
5.21.15
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