Hamilton, Ontario from the article Why a lack of data on urban Indigenous people could be harmful
In Ontario, more than 80 per cent of Indigenous people live off-reserve, but public-health data about them is almost non-existent. A new research initiative aims to change that.  
Indigenous men singing from the article Why protecting Indigenous languages means protecting traditional songs
OPINION: Indigenous songs communicate knowledge, teachings, and wisdom. Recognizing their importance is both a moral and practical imperative.  
a group of people from the article Can syllabic keyboards help save Indigenous languages? 
Thunder Bay teenagers code new keyboards you can download at home — and teach other students in the process.
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Brit Ellis of Toronto shares how beading has provided her with a cultural connection that has changed her life for the better.

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Published On: June 27, 2019
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Published On: June 26, 2019
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Published On: June 21, 2019
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Published On: June 12, 2019
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Published On: June 11, 2019
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Published On: June 04, 2019
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Published On: May 29, 2019
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Published On: May 29, 2019
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Published On: May 24, 2019
A review of the Ontario government's revised Indigenous curriculum.
Published On: May 23, 2019
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Published On: May 17, 2019
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Published On: May 16, 2019
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Published On: May 13, 2019
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Published On: May 06, 2019
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