Indigenous Affairs

The language teachers

A new university program builds on decades of learning (and teaching) to train the next generation of Halq’eméylem speakers how best to share their language.

Powwows originated on the prairies, but have spread to the west coast, with events bringing together people from many communities. 📷 Sergei Bachlakov

A powwow comes to Abbotsford

A Sixties Scoop survivor, Bear Paw discovered a sense of belonging at powwows. Now she hopes to bring that feeling to her students and the rest of Abbotsford.

Cpl. Huron Brant was decorated for bravery in Sicily. He would die a year later.

Can Remembrance Day help reconciliation?

A conversation about serving a country that hasn’t served you, why Indigenous soldiers fought for Canada, and whether Remembrance Day can help reconciliation.