woman in pink dress standing amongst trees from the article ‘Invest in healing’: Chief RoseAnne Archibald on what the next government must do
TVO.org speaks with the Assembly of First Nations national chief about “Creator-given rights” and building a more just and equitable society for everyone.
smiling woman in an orange blazer holding a teddy bear also wearing orange from the article ‘Platitudes without a lot of commitments’: Cindy Blackstock on the leaders’ debate and reconciliation
TVO.org speaks with the executive director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada about the leaders’ debate and what was — and wasn’t — said about Indigenous issues.
a woman sits behind a desk from the article ‘Lead with compassion and love’: Chief Linda Debassige on women in First Nations governance
The chief of M’Chigeeng First Nation tells TVO.org why it’s important for women to lead — and how she navigates Canadian politics.
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We talk to three Indigenous candidates running in the 2021 election about their priorities.

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Published On: September 17, 2021
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Published On: September 15, 2021
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Published On: August 16, 2021
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Published On: August 05, 2021
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Published On: July 09, 2021
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Published On: July 08, 2021
Four female Indigenous Chiefs discuss prevalant issues in their communities.
Published On: July 07, 2021
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Published On: July 09, 2021
Pam Palmater discusses the recent Canadian Human Rights Tribunal that found Canada discriminates against First Nations children on reserves.
Published On: July 05, 2021
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Published On: July 05, 2021
By mid-June, the community of around 2,000 people had 232 cases. Local leadership says that federal response came too late and that long-standing issues urgently need to be fixed.
Published On: June 29, 2021
The process is lengthy, complex, and expensive. TVO.org looks at how gravesite investigations work — and whether the government needs to go further.
Published On: June 23, 2021
Two-Spirit people have largely been left out of the discussion of residential and day schools. A new project highlights their voices, experiences, and journeys.
Published On: June 22, 2021
While the term "Two Spirit" is relatively new, it's an age-old concept for Indigenous people. Here's how it went from a sacred role to an underground tradition, then back again.
Published On: June 21, 2021
TVO.org provides a brief history of the institution that has come to symbolize Canada’s relationship with Indigenous people.
Published On: June 21, 2021
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Published On: June 21, 2021
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Published On: June 21, 2021
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Published On: June 17, 2021
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