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Kristopher Buffalo Takes His Family Legacy In Canadian Rodeo To New Heights

Kristopher Buffalo Takes His Family Legacy In Canadian Rodeo To New Heights

(ANNews) – Kristopher Buffalo, a professional bullfighter raised in a Cree rodeo family, has reached new heights in the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association.
Ontario Academic Looks At History Of Forced Sterilization Of Indigenous Women

Ontario Academic Looks At History Of Forced Sterilization Of Indigenous Women

Sterilization is just one of many forms of violence used by settler society against Indigenous women, she added.
Indigenous Tourism Alberta Hosts 3rd Annual Summit

Indigenous Tourism Alberta Hosts 3rd Annual Summit

“There’s culinary experiences, there’s accommodation experiences, there’s heritage sites — so there is a real wide variety. There’s drummers and dancers,” Holder, a Métis woman who operates Indigenous tour business Mahikan Trails, told the CBC.
Haul truck program run by Keyano and Athabasca Tribal Council a success

Haul truck program run by Keyano and Athabasca Tribal Council a success

When Roberta Cortez moved to Fort McMurray 11 years ago, she had a dream of becoming a heavy haul truck driver.
AFN announces the names of the delegates that will meet with Pope Francis

AFN announces the names of the delegates that will meet with Pope Francis

On November 25, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) released the names and titles of the 13 First Nation delegates chosen to travel to Vatican City from Dec 14 to Dec 21 to meet with Pope Francis on behalf of the organization.
Ashley Callingbull signs prestigious contract with Next Models

Ashley Callingbull signs prestigious contract with Next Models

Alberta’s very own Cree beauty from Enoch Cree Nation is leading the way in representing Cree women in Canadian fashion.
TikTok Program Helps Aspiring Indigenous Influencers

TikTok Program Helps Aspiring Indigenous Influencers

TikTok is offering a program for Indigenous creators across Turtle Island to learn all the best practices for going viral on the app.
Online Resource Allows Users To View Blackfoot Items Held In British Museums

Online Resource Allows Users To View Blackfoot Items Held In British Museums

A group of Blackfoot researchers have put together a website where people can view Blackfoot artifacts that were taken from Turtle Island and put in British museums, where they remain today.
New collection of stories by Richard Wagamese is a majestic send off for one of Canada's most beloved writers

New collection of stories by Richard Wagamese is a majestic send off for one of Canada's most beloved writers

“Inhabit what you read. Allow it to fill you. Let the intent of the spirit of the story take you where it will. Stories and books are tools of understanding on the journey of coming to know,” writes Richard Wagamese in What Comes From Spirit.
Book By Indigenous Women Offers Insight Into Canadian Street Gangs

Book By Indigenous Women Offers Insight Into Canadian Street Gangs

Many non-Indigenous Canadians will not understand what it’s like to be an Indigenous woman born into poverty within a country that systematically discriminates against them based on the colour of their skin tone, socioeconomic background, cultural identity, or ethnic background.