Wawmeesh Hamilton
7/22/14
It was erected to honor residential school survivors, but instead the monument to former students has itself become a victim—scratched and broken, desecrated by vandals...
ICTMN Staff
6/11/14
As Indigenous Peoples in Canada marked the sixth anniversary of the historic apology by Prime Minister Stephen Harper over the country’s residential schools program, aboriginal lea...
ICTMN Staff
1/7/14
The dark years of the residential schools era in Canada have long obscured the fate of many of the 150,000 indigenous children who were taken from their families from the 1860s thr...
ICTMN Staff
11/5/13
We've previously seen Doug Bedard, Cree, on ICTMN in his hip-hop alter ego Plex -- earlier in 2013, he released an Idle No More anthem called "No More" -- but he's a multifaceted a...
David P. Ball
10/6/13
A day after national residential school abuse hearings wrapped up in Vancouver, B.C., tens of thousands of people sprawled through the city's downtown, calling for a new relationsh...
Martha Troian
9/30/13
It's a story that Phyllis Webstad has never told anyone—until now...
Richard Walker
9/23/13
This was James “Smitty” Hillaire’s debut as a stage actor, and yet he emoted anger, frustration and pain like a pro. “We don’t like to call it acting,” Hillaire said...
ICTMN Staff
9/11/13
Roseanne Supernault is an award-winning Metis Cree actress whose recent work includes the acclaimed series Blackstone -- and with Rhymes for Young Girls , she's again featured in a...
ICTMN Staff
7/18/13
First Nations leaders are expressing their outrage at revelations earlier this week that the Canadian government used starving aboriginal children as lab rats to study nutrition...
ICTMN Staff
7/17/13
Even as brave soldiers, some of them aboriginal, fought to defeat the Nazis and their notion of a master race during WW2, Canadian health authorities back on the home front were bu...

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