Shelby Lisk

Shelby Lisk is TVO.org's Indigenous Hub staff writer.

Shelby Lisk's articles

Published On: November 26, 2020
Building on an earlier pilot, the largest First Nations police service in the country is poised to provide new resources for victims and survivors in its 34 communities.
Published On: November 25, 2020
LONGREAD: Three families. Three languages. One goal — to speak through the generations.
Published On: November 02, 2020
Before sending his mail-in ballot, Myeengun Henry, of the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation, reckoned with questions of citizenship and identity — and the complexities of the 1794 Jay Treaty.
Published On: September 14, 2020
TVO.org speaks with three teachers about the province’s reopening plan, their concerns about the upcoming term — and how they’ll be trying to keep their kids safe.
Published On: September 03, 2020
TVO.org speaks with journalist Kelly Boutsalis about being Indigenous in journalism and the responsibility that comes with telling stories from your own community.
Published On: September 03, 2020
TVO.org speaks with professor Carmen Robertson about representations of Indigenous people in media — and how news stories have helped shape Canadian identity.
Published On: September 03, 2020
TVO.org speaks with Megan Fowler of Journalists for Human Rights about what institutions can do to create environments where Indigenous journalists can thrive.
Published On: September 03, 2020
Teionkwatenhontsó:ni aionaktó:take tsi nón:we aón:ton aiakwathró:ri ne onkwakara’shón:’a – tánon iah tha’teiotenhontsóhon taiakwarihwáthe’te, aontaionkwáton’ne tóka’ ni’ aiakwanonhtonniónhwe teiakwa’nikónhrhare.
Published On: September 03, 2020
OPINION: Media needs spaces where we, as Indigenous people, can tell our stories — without having to explain ourselves, soothe discomfort, or feel like troublemakers.
Published On: August 08, 2020
When the pandemic closed indoor theatres on March 17, drive-ins seemed like a ready-made alternative — and across the province, Ontarians are watching movies under the stars.
Published On: July 28, 2020
Meditation by phone. Traditional healing via video chat. In the midst of a pandemic, the Noojmowin Teg Health Centre is adapting to meet the needs of its clients.
Published On: July 28, 2020
Ayaawag ge-wiiji’iwewaad ge-izhi-oko-wiiji’idiyang Noojmowin teg health centre.
Published On: June 19, 2020
TVO.org speaks with First Nations, Métis, and Inuit people from across Ontario about what the day means to them — and how they’ll be marking it during the pandemic.
Published On: June 12, 2020
TVO.org is speaking to activists across Ontario to find out what’s happening in their communities — and how they’re fighting injustice. Today, we interview Keisha Erwin, an Afro-Indigenous member of the Lac La Ronge Indian Band.
Published On: June 03, 2020
The federal government says it will be late delivering a MMIWG action plan due to COVID-19. Advocates say the pandemic has only emphasized the need for action.
Published On: April 23, 2020
TVO.org speaks with Tonatiuh Salinas about working overnight security at Six Nations of the Grand River — and the risk the coronavirus poses to his community.
Published On: April 09, 2020
Some elections have already been held. Others are upcoming. And that has many communities concerned about the coronavirus, safety, and possible governance gaps.
Published On: March 27, 2020
Nightly internet talk shows. Streaming comedy. Ojibwe colouring books. Across the province, Indigenous creators are sharing their work — and trying to adjust to the new challenges of the pandemic.