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Keepers of the Earth: Earth Day should be everyday

[juiz_sps buttons="facebook, twitter, mail"] The Earth Day we know today was originally founded in 1970 by US senator Gaylord Nelson. Senator Nelson initiated this movement in order to bring greater public and political awareness to the environmental crisis that was emerging and falling upon an apathetic nation. Traditionally as Onkwehón:we people, we

Dialogue is important

[juiz_sps buttons="facebook, twitter, mail"] Contrary to my assumption that every person who dresses in a stereotypical “Pocahottie” and “Indian Warrior” costume is a small-minded bigot, it turns out some aren’t all that bad. I received that reality check recently thanks to former Montreal Alouettes’ football player Brian Brikowski. Brikowski attended a western-themed party

Stop the Pocahotties

A western-themed party organized by the owner of Montreal Alouettes’ football team last week sparked controversy after photos posted to Instagram revealed a few guests wearing stereotypical “Pocahottie” and “Indian Warrior” Halloween costumes. Among those sporting fringe, feathers and face paint was Alouettes’ linebacker Kyries Hebert. When criticized for the costume, Hebert

What the $%# did I just watch?

[juiz_sps buttons="facebook, twitter, mail"] The latest controversy in cultural appropriation news erupted this week when a New Brunswick singer attempted to bring attention to her Acadian roots and failed miserably in the process. Natasha St-Pier’s latest music video for Tous Les Acadiens not only has Indigenous people scratching their head in disbelief,

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