10 May 2016

The Nation Builders

Like many Inuit women, when Akinisie Qumaluk’s due date approached, she was sent to Moose Factory, Ont. from her village in northern Quebec.  This wasn’t anything new.  Evacuating pregnant women in northern communities became unofficial policy in Canada in the 1960s and 1970s in...
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10 May 2016

A Walk in Two Worlds

Rediscovering your culture and your place within it is indescribably important, especially for two-spirit youth.
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15 Apr 2016

A Common Thread

  With a steady hand, he calmly held a small sewing needle and ever so gently picked up tiny brown beads one-by-one. Curtis Oland, a fourth-year Ryerson fashion design student was taught traditional woven beadwork on a bead loom by his grandmother. It takes one hour to...
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