Susie Haida Life is an Indigenous YouTuber who is attempting to create a community on YouTube for Indigenous people. Although I am not on YouTube (for now) I did want to support her efforts by responding to the Tag she created here!
via Daily Prompt: Legend When I tell someone I'm native, a few questions arise. They all think they're creative, but nothing is a surprise. . "Tell me about a legend, about the woman from the sky. I have a small obsession, with myths from times-gone-by." . "I could tell you a few," I rapidly reply. … Continue reading Poem: The Stuff of Legends
"Canada, It's Complicated" is a comedy by Mary Walsh that talks about the difference between what is presented as Canadian history and what actually happened. My thoughts and a link to the youtube video after the break (All images are from their own gallery) I first heard about this production after listening to a recent episode … Continue reading Review: The Foundation of Our Nation and Other Big Fat Lies
via Daily Prompt: Black Black like her hair shining in the setting sun, Black like the liner smudged around her eyes, Black like her dress, looking for anyone, Black like working under midnight skies, Black like the van that pulls up beside her, Black like the concrete as they drive away, Black like the … Continue reading Black like the Night
If you have no background knowledge on Indigenous Issues this is the post for you. Find out what words like "Turtle Island" and "Indian" really mean.