Chef Nephi Craig – Indigenous Food Culture Conference

    White Mountain Apache Chef Nephi Craig returns to Indigenous Waves with thoughtful discussion around Indigeneity in professional kitchens, Indigenous food systems and the upcoming 2012 Indigenous Food and Culture Conference at the Sunrise Park Resort Hotel in White Mountain Apache territory in Arizona.   Indigenous Waves also pays tribute to Russell Means who … Continue reading

Ryan McMahon & the First Story App

    Ojibwe/Metis comedian/actor/writer Ryan McMahon joined Indigenous Waves for an interview in anticipation of his October 12th comedy show in Toronto. Ryan spoke to us about taping his first one-hour standup comedy special for CBC, how to be funny without reinforcing stereotypes, podcasting, comedy as a tool to push back and create space for … Continue reading

Sylvia Plain and the 2012 Tribal Canoe Journey

    Sylvia Plain from Aamjiwnaang First Nation joins Indigenous Waves to discuss the 2012 Tribal Canoe Journey, canoe teachings, and nation building. photo: Sylvia Plain

Dr. Cindy Blackstock

    First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada Executive Director Cindy Blackstock, member of the Gitxsan nation,  joins Indigenous Waves to talk about the recent preliminary motions heard in the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal in regards to a case brought by the FNCFCS and the Assembly of First Nations against the Federal … Continue reading

Support Indigenous Waves and community radio during the CIUT Fall Membership Drive October 15th-21st, 2012.

  The CIUT Fall Membership Drive takes place from October 15th to the 21st and Indigenous Waves radio show needs your support! CIUT 89.5 fm is Toronto’s preeminent, listener-supported radio station and provides an alternative to mainstream media, community access to the airwaves, and offers programming that reflects the diverse elements of the communities they … Continue reading