Dream Woman

I never imagined myself being fifty six. I turned that age recently and frankly, it amazes me. Back a handful… Read more »

Richard Wagamese

Three Juno Award Nominations for Animism by Tanya Tagaq

Animism is the third studio album by Canadian Inuk musician Tanya Tagaq, released May 27, 2014. The album won the… Read more »

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Hobiyee Truly An Inspiring Event Celebrating Nisga’a New Year

Walking into the PNE Forum on a rainy Saturday afternoon in East Vancouver, it was wonderful to hear the drums… Read more »

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One Native Life: Riding With the Cartwrights

I’ve discovered, in my life as a tribal person, that rituals ground you. They don’t need to be elaborate in… Read more »

Richard Wagamese

COMING TO THE FIRE: 14th Annual Talking Stick Festival

Gather Round the Fire of Inspiration & Imagination The fire is a primal symbol that ignites dreams, hopes, and wishes… Read more »

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In memory of Alicja Rozanska. Robertjohn Knapp Speaks Out: Our old elders tell us that our physical bodies are sacred… Read more »

Sundancers Robertjohn Knapp and his son Michaelsun at ceremonies with Traditional Circle of Elders and Youth, Montana. Photo credit: Danny Beaton.

2015 Indspire Award Winners

Over the past 20 years, the Indspire Awards have recognized Indigenous professionals and youth who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in… Read more »

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Royal BC Museum Marks Remembrance Day With Series Of Events

Remembrance Day is a much respected and revered day of reflection at the Royal BC Museum, and for 2014 it’s… Read more »

Shambhala: Cultivating a New Culture

There are only so many of those instances that you wish you could seal up in a jar. They’re those… Read more »


Summer: The Perfect Season for Music Festivals

What beats a summer day spent basking in a breezy heat, bobbing your head to live music acts, spread out… Read more »