Summer Solstice Remarks at The Forks, Winnipeg

Anishnabe Knowledge Keeper Dave Courchene made opening remarks at the Grand Entry and offered a prayer of gratitude at The Forks in Winnipeg June 21, 2014, highlighting the significance of […]

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National Aboriginal Day 2014 – Winnipeg

Indigenous culture on display for Aboriginal Day.  Ben Miljure has the sights and sounds from Aboriginal Day celebrations in Winnipeg.  CTV NEWS Winnipeg features a positive message from Anishnabe Knowledge […]

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Summary: OGIMAKAMIK LEADERSHIP INITIATION LODGE – May 14-17, 2014

Turtle Lodge honouring ceremony YouTube Video of the Ogimakamik Leadership Initiation Ceremony, May 14, 2014 (Courtesy Donald Benham, Director of Hunger & Poverty Awareness, Winnipeg Harvest) CLICK HERE  for Album […]

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Schools Have Failed First Nations by Lying About History

Schools Have Failed First Nations by Lying About History

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Signing of the Turtle Lodge Treaty: “Our Way of Life” (Indigenous Education) – May 7, 2013

On May 7th, 2013, at the Turtle Lodge in Sakgeeng First Nation, a Historic Treaty on Education was signed by First Nations individuals, representatives of Nations, and representatives of Indigenous […]

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Montreal Leadership Update

I just came back from Montreal where I had been invited to attend a really special meeting of Indigenous leaders and prominent Canadians on November 12, 2013.  The meeting was chaired […]

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A Reflection and Memories of Wahbung

Background In 1971 the position paper, Wahbung, was developed. It was during a time when a movement of resurgence was beginning; when the leaders of that time found the spirit […]

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Bridgewalkers (2013)

Tribal leaders from around the world gather in ceremony to awaken ancient prophecies. Directed by Kara Rhodes, Jim Whitney, USA/Canada, 2013, 76 min. Starring Chief Arvol Looking Horse, Chief Darrell […]

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