Miscellaneous Articles/Videos

8th Fire (CBC)

 Dispatches from a team of Aboriginal storytellers from across the country

REDx Talks

 A speaker series that expresses and embodies
Indigenous world views from elders, teachers, youth and allies

Stories from the Land

An audio documentary recorded live across Canada that uses storytelling to share Indigenous worldview, history and philosophy

Toward Reconciliation (Discourse Media)

How governments, institutions, communities and individuals are responding to the challenges of reconciliation

Gone
(Toronto Star)

Coverage of missing and murdered Indigenous women

Beyond Missing and Murdered Women (CJF)

Has coverage of Indigenous issues shifted from niche media to the mainstream?

Indigenous Reporting Fund (Ricochet)

Provides a bilingual and national platform for Indigenous voices

Taken
(Globe & Mail)

How five indigenous women became the targets of serial killers: A Globe investigation

The Doc Project
(CBC Radio)

Reporting in Indigenous communities: Five tips to get it right

A TV voice for largely ignored Indigenous Canadians (NYT)

A profile of the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network

My journey of reconciliation (Toronto Star)

Toronto Mayor John Tory visited the Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug and Bearskin Lake First Nations communities. He came back a better citizen and a better leader

#IndigenousReads
(CBC Radio)

Listeners pick the best Indigenous books

Gord Downie closing the circle with Secret Path project
(Toronto Star)

Downie teaches Canada about 12-year-old Chanie Wenjack and the legacy of the residential school system

Aboriginal or Indigenous?
(CBC News)

A collective noun for the original inhabitants of Canada a challenge since Columbus

 

Aboriginal journalists are turning to crowdfunding
(J-Source)

Maureen Googoo used crowdfunding to start her own news organization covering Aboriginal issues in Atlantic Canada

Ugly stain on Canada’s aboriginal record (Toronto Star)

Unbeknownst to most Canadians, government officials kept trying to assimilate aboriginal children in their lifetime

How journalism failed aboriginal Canadians (iPolitics)

Political writer Jeff Sallot wonders why journalists have done such a lousy job covering aboriginal affairs

"Make change" for Attawapiskat
(Media Indigena)

A short documentary about the remote northern Ontario community, which gained international recognition

A critique of mandatory aboriginal courses (CBC Radio)

Mandatory content from a First Nation’s perspective

Logo for the National campus and community radio association

Indian Residential Schools: Documentaries (NCRA)

Stories of survivors, family members, friends, and many other people whose lives have been shaped by the legacy of Indian Residential Schools

Unreserved
(CBC Radio)

Radio space for Indigenous community, culture, and conversation