Haley Lewis' articles
Published On: December 11, 2019
A year after Brian Ludwigsen was hired as a community-liaison officer by an Ontario mining company, he was laid off — and he believes it was because he smudged in the workplace.
Published On: June 27, 2019
On the outskirts of Cambridge, Andrew Judge and a group of volunteers have established a garden to produce food — and insights into Indigenous teachings.
Published On: June 21, 2019
OPINION: I don’t look the way that many Canadians expect Indigenous people to look. I’ve been able to blend in with white society. Today, I can repay a younger Haley for all those years of hiding.
Published On: June 12, 2019
In 1784, more than 100 Indigenous people established a new home on the Bay of Quinte, in southeastern Ontario. Every year for almost a century, the Mohawk community of Tyendinaga has commemorated their arrival.
Published On: June 04, 2019
The final report from the national inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls contains 231 calls for justice. Here’s how regular citizens can effect change.
Published On: May 23, 2019
Most Indigenous people in the province live off-reserve. They face barriers related to housing, employment, and social services — and experts say they’re not getting the assistance they need.
Published On: May 17, 2019
For Toronto-based Manifest Destiny’s Child, stand-up isn’t just for laughs — it’s also for survival.
Published On: May 16, 2019
On Jaime Morse’s tours around Ottawa, participants learn about the area’s role as a gathering place for many nations — and about the history that Canada has often tried to suppress.
Published On: May 06, 2019
Indigenous-led businesses help combat economic marginalization — but they face many barriers. TVO.org spoke with three organizations about how to foster entrepreneurship and keep money in communities.
Published On: April 08, 2019
Ashley-Rose Machendagoos is an Ojibway artist and expert beader. Now, thanks to a new program in Ottawa, she’s using Indigenous traditions to help kids learn more effectively
Published On: March 20, 2019
Bill 76 calls for Ontario law to be in line with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. It’s unlikely to pass — but according to these Indigenous experts, the bill serves as an important test for Doug Ford’s government.
Published On: March 15, 2019
TVO.org talks to three Indigenous creators — of video games, apps, online archives, and more — about how they’re working to develop richer, more inclusive online spaces.
Published On: February 26, 2019
TVO.org talks to Riley Yesno — writer, advocate, and public speaker — about her thoughts on reconciliation, allyship, and her upcoming TEDxUofT talk.