Idle No More discussion continues on Indigenous Waves w lawyer & cofounder Sylvia McAdam and actress & activist Tantoo Cardinal

  On this edition of Indigenous Waves, lawyer and Idle No More co-founder Sylvia McAdam returns to continue the dialogue around Idle No More, along with actress and activist Tantoo Cardinal. Tantoo Cardinal is an acclaimed actress starring in dozens of films and television shows, an activist and a Member of the Order of Canada … Continue reading

Idle No More, Day 7 of Chief Theresa Spence’s Hunger Strike Panel Discussion

This week’s show was a panel discussion hosted by Indigenous Waves producer Jamaias DaCosta regarding Chief Theresa Spence’s hunger strike and the Idle No More campaign and movement with special guests Hayden King, Ellen Gabriel, Sylvia McAdam and Sylvia Plain. Hayden King is a member of Beausoleil First Nation and is a Professor of Indigenous … Continue reading

Russell Diabo and Pam Palmater on the Canadian Government’s Suite of Bills Targeting First Nations

Part 1 Part 2 Indigenous Waves invited Russell Diabo and Pamela Palmater to discuss the numerous pieces of legislation coming from the Canadian Conservative Government that directly impact First Nations. This informative talk outlines the problems with each of the bills, including the fact that there was little to no consultation with First Nations communities … Continue reading