Most Recent in Indigenous Stories
Published On: June 07, 2021
TVO.org speaks with the CEO of the Native Women’s Association of Canada about the government’s priorities — and why the organization has created its own path forward.
Published On: June 02, 2021
Last week, the remains of 215 children were found at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia. With renewed attention now on the treatment of children in those schools, here's a short explainer on their history.
Published On: June 01, 2021
OPINION: The discovery of 215 children's remains near Kamloops is yet another reminder that residential schools were not merely a dark chapter in the story of an otherwise great nation.
Published On: May 07, 2021
TVO.org speaks with Nicole Ineese-Nash about Building Our Bundle — an online program that combines mental-health skills with Indigenous cultural teachings.
Published On: April 16, 2021
After expelling the OPP from the community, chief and council say they want to establish their own police force. What would that involve — and how could the system be changed?
Published On: March 29, 2021
Reciprocity. Community. Connection to the land. At Ryerson University’s Indigenous Fashion Support program, the goal is to Indigenize entrepreneurship.
Published On: March 19, 2021
For hundreds of years, men of the Haudenosaunee Confederacy have waited for the first big snowfall — and then sent their snakes speeding down the track.
Published On: March 08, 2021
During the pandemic, Indigenous artists are finding innovative ways to stay connected, hone their skills, and make a living.
Published On: March 01, 2021
With broadband access either unreliable or unavailable, communities in the northwest are taking to the airwaves to communicate vital public-health information.
Published On: January 21, 2021
At Misiway Milopemahtesewin, in Timmins, counselling is grounded in traditional teachings — helping people process a shared set of traumas and reconnect with their cultures.
Published On: January 20, 2021
TVO.org speaks with the politician about mental health, media representation — and what it means to be a public figure in a country that tried to destroy the Inuit way of life.
‘They're not alone’: Nishnawbe Aski Police Service launches program for victims of domestic violence
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 10, 2020
OPINION: I was 13 years old the first time I collected my “treaty money.” Since then, I’ve come to understand more what the experience means for me, my family, and Canada.