Idle No More Toronto

Thirty Seven: Life Expectancy for Onkwehón:we in Toronto

The following appeared recently in the bourgeois press in kanada.

The average person in Toronto has a life expectancy of 75 years. The average Aboriginal person in Toronto can expect to live about half that long – only 37 years. For Aboriginal men it is 34. Those are the finding of a new report by Anishnawbe Health Toronto, a centre with the goal of improving health and well-being of Aboriginal People. Continue reading

Warrior Hip-Hop

Warrior Hip-Hop West Coast Tour: Building A Culture of Resistance

Welcome to the Warrior Hip-Hop Tour fundraising page! The purpose of this tour is to begin to build a culture of resistance through hip hop and art, and to inspire and educate others through hip hop all throughout Turtle Island. Continue reading

AAMJIWNAANG

Living in “Front Line Communities”: Vanessa Gray of Aamjiwnaang

Vanessa Gray, from the community of Aamjiwnaang (near Sarnia, Ontario) is the first in a series of interviews conducted by the Media Co-Op of Indigenous women across Anówarakowa Kawennote living in ‘Front line’ communities. Continue reading

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