a woman in a purple dress styles a woman wearing a blazer and sitting on a couch from the article ‘Resurgence and brilliance’: How this program is supporting Indigenous fashion
Reciprocity. Community. Connection to the land. At Ryerson University’s Indigenous Fashion Support program, the goal is to Indigenize entrepreneurship.
black and white photo of three men walking down a snow track carrying wood from the article ‘It grows into your blood’: Playing the centuries-old game of snow snake
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.
illustration of people talking, with flowers from the article ‘For our children’: How families are passing down Indigenous languages
LONGREAD: Three families. Three languages. One goal — to speak through the generations.
a bearded man with multicoloured patches on his chest from the article ‘I paint for healing’: Indigenous art in the time of COVID-19
During the pandemic, Indigenous artists are finding innovative ways to stay connected, hone their skills, and make a living.

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Published On: September 11, 2020
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Published On: September 05, 2020
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Published On: September 03, 2020
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Published On: September 03, 2020
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Published On: September 03, 2020
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Published On: September 03, 2020
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Published On: September 03, 2020
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Published On: June 19, 2020
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Published On: June 19, 2020
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Published On: June 12, 2020
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Published On: June 03, 2020
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