“The Spirit of Nationhood” – Keynote Address by Dave Courchene at “Notions of Nationhood” Tea & Bannock Dialogues, February 10, 2016

THE SPIRIT OF NATIONHOOD Dave Courchene (Nii Gaani Aki Inini – Leading Earth Man), Anishinabe Nation, Eagle Clan KEYNOTE ADDRESS “Notions of Nationhood” ~ Tea & Bannock Dialogues February 10, […]

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Directorial debut for Cree filmmaker, Erica Daniels: Mikinakay ~ Trail of the Turtle

* TURTLE ISLAND PREMIERE of Mikinakay – Trail of the Turtle, first film by new Cree Filmmaker and Youth Leader Erica Daniels, will be screening Friday March 11 at the […]

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CBC Radio’s Anishnabe Word of the Day – Kizhay Ottiziwin (By Dave Courchene)

CBC Radio Word of the Day Elder Dave Courchene shares the beautiful word “KIZHAY OTTIZIWIN” in Anishnabemowin (Ojibway).

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GOOD MEDICINE MEDIA: Dave Courchene on the Turtle Lodge, Rites of Passage and Making a Path for All of Us

Dave Courchene on the Turtle Lodge, Rites of Passage and Making a Path for All of Us Click on this short clip produced by GOOD MEDICINE MEDIA. Miigwetch to Catherine […]

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Turtle Lodge Indigenous Elders on Climate Change: APTN InFocus and National News

| Aired Nationally in Canada December 3, 2015CLICK HERE TO VIEW.APTN InFocus with Cheryl McKenzie:Climate change is in the prophecies of the people closest to the land.Elders and Knowledge Keepers […]

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National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation formally opens – November 3, 2015

  National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation formally opens – Click for WINNIPEG FREE PRESS article and video By: Nick Martin A cold, light rain fell Tuesday as the breath […]

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Original Front Runners of 1967 Honoured by Mississauga Host Nation at Pan Am Games Opening Ceremony 2015

  Mississaugas of New Credit First Nation Honours the Original Frontrunners at Pan Am Games Opening Ceremony 2015 The Mississaugas of New Credit First Nation, one of the four Indigenous […]

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Celebration of Mikinak-Keya – The Spirit Tour at Canadian Museum for Human Rights

  Winnipeg, June 17, 2015 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) hosted a celebration of sharing and gratitude for the knowledge gifts of Indigenous Elders that underpin the […]

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Making History: An Establishment of Leadership in Our Homeland as Original Peoples – Ogimakamik – June 1-5, 2015

The child is a gift.  How we respect and treat that gift of all children is the most important part of our duties and responsibilities as parents and leaders. OGIMAKAMIK […]

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Nii Gaani Aki Inini Presentation at The Walrus Talks Water – Halifax, May 25, 2015

Making Peace with the Land & Putting Spirit Back Into Water By Dave Courchene (Nii Gaani Aki Inini – Leading Earth Man) Delivered At The Walrus Talks Water SPATZ THEATRE, […]

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