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Indigenous Peoples

Why Tanya Talaga wrote Seven Fallen Feathers
3 months ago

Why Tanya Talaga wrote Seven Fallen Feathers

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Toronto Star reporter Tanya Talaga tells us about the reporting process that went into her new book.
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Listening to community members essential, say Indigenous journalists sharing industry experiences at local news conference
6 months ago

Listening to community members essential, say Indigenous journalists sharing industry experiences at local news conference

By Abby Plener for the Local News Conference

While working in community news, Wawmeesh Hamilton heard a story from a reporter at a rival paper that he found concerning.

The journalist told… Continue Reading Listening to community members essential, say Indigenous journalists sharing industry experiences at local news conference

How Durham College is Indigenizing its broadcasting program
9 months ago

How Durham College is Indigenizing its broadcasting program

By Anna Augusto Rodrigues and Phil Raby

What does reconciliation mean to me? This is a question we have reflected on since the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls… Continue Reading How Durham College is Indigenizing its broadcasting program

Understanding history and who wields power central to effective political coverage of Indigenous communities
9 months ago

Understanding history and who wields power central to effective political coverage of Indigenous communities

By Jasmine Bala for the Ryerson Journalism Research Centre

Indigenous people want their leaders held accountable, but journalists should be cautious about perpetuating negative stereotypes, Ryerson School of Journalism Rogers… Continue Reading Understanding history and who wields power central to effective political coverage of Indigenous communities

NFB Instagram project brings Indigenous stories to the mobile screen
1 year ago

NFB Instagram project brings Indigenous stories to the mobile screen

This story was funded by the J-Source Patreon campaign.

By Tennessa Wild

The Instagram profile “What Brings Us Here” is filled with real stories in real time. The… Continue Reading NFB Instagram project brings Indigenous stories to the mobile screen

Indigenous stories are mainstream stories, say panellists
1 year ago

Indigenous stories are mainstream stories, say panellists

By Jasmine Bala for the Ryerson Journalism Research Centre

When Indigenous people share their stories with journalists, it is a part of the reconciliation process and not about assigning blame,… Continue Reading Indigenous stories are mainstream stories, say panellists