Shibastik talks tradition, hunting, teachings, youth workshops and hip hop

    Hip hop artist, painter and workshop educator Shibastik joined Indigenous Waves last week. He talks about what he learned growing up, setting up camp, hunting, and how he has taken what he learned in the bush and applied it to youth workshops. A member of the Moose Cree First Nation and the Bear … 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

November 26, 2012 All Music Edition

Music, news and events! Indigenous Waves November 26, 2012 All Music Edition Playlist: A Tribe Called Red – Electric PowWow Drum (intro) Miss Christie Lee Charles – Experience Point of Contact – Prayers in a Song Quese IMC – I Pulled A 187 On A Mascot Quese IMC – I Am My Ancestors MC RedCloud … Continue reading

Cree8Success Conference w Dawn Marie Marchand & Aaron Paquette

The Cree8Success conference that took place in Edmonton last week (November 15-16 2012) is the first ever artist-initiated Education & Engagement Conference directed at using Aboriginal Apprenticeship/Mentorship techniques to help those who work with Indigenous people (and all people!). Cree8Success Organizers  and founders Dawn Marie Marchand and Aaron Paquette joined Indigenous Waves  to talk about the … Continue reading

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