Why I’m Voting. Plus, Two #Elxn42 Ads and One Doc you must see before Oct 19th

As the longest election campaign in a century nears it’s end, many FNMI (First Nations, Metis, and Inuit) peoples are still on the fence about voting. To vote or not to vote? And if you are voting, who to vote…

Silent X Podcast

Silent X Podcast

I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with my cousin, the powerhouse Blackfoot filmmaker and actor, Cowboy Smithx, on his newly released podcast “Silent X.” It gets philosophical, it gets political, it gets a little goofy; it’s very Cowboy…

#Frack Off: Indigenous Women Leading Media Campaigns to Defend Our Climate

#Frack Off: Indigenous Women Leading Media Campaigns to Defend Our Climate

    On Saturday September 20, I had the privilege of speaking on a panel with some incredible women warriors at The New School in NYC. The panel included Ellen Gabriel (Mohawk) Human rights activist from Kanehsatà:ke, Shelley A. Young (Eskasoni Mi’kmaq…

Mi'kma'ki: Visit to Northern Pulp Mill

Mi’kma’ki: Visit to Northern Pulp Mill

On the weekend of May 23rd-25th, 2014, I found myself in Mi’kma’ki in Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia for a Defenders of the Land and Idle No More gathering. I wasn’t really sure what to expect or who I’d meet but I…