"Got Land?": The Controversial T-shirt Slogan
  • 2014
  • 00:02:20
  • 13-14

CBC News Saskatchewan
"Got Land?": The Controversial T-shirt Slogan

It's a simple slogan that sparked a complicated conversation about First Nations land treaties in Saskatchewan, and a young student found herself in the middle. Thirteen-year-old Tenelle Start didn't realize the controversy her sweatshirt would create until she wore it to school. It reads "Got Land?" on the front, and "Thank an Indian" on the back. Tenelle Starr was asked ...
  • Added on: 03/14/2014
8th Fire: At the Crossroads
  • 2012
  • 00:43:19
  • 13-14

Doc Zone
8th Fire: At the Crossroads

At the close of the series, we meet young Aboriginals preparing to change the future, determined to light the 8th Fire and build a new relationship with Canada. A fascinating range of artists, activists and business people take us through ways to shed the colonial past and build new pathways in education and economic development. This is all in pursuit ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
8th Fire: Indigenous in the City
  • 2012
  • 00:43:25
  • 13-14

Doc Zone
8th Fire: Indigenous in the City

In the opening episode of the four-part series 8th Fire, host Wab Kinew, from the Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation in Northern Ontario, and now a Winnipeg-based TV journalist, invites us to come "meet the neighbours". It's about time, since many Canadians say they have never met an Aboriginal person. This vibrant kaleidoscopic hour introduces a diverse cast of Indigenous characters ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
8th Fire: It's Time!
  • 2012
  • 00:43:29
  • 13-14

Doc Zone
8th Fire: It's Time!

It's Time! challenges Canadians with this reality: if we don't improve our relationship with Aboriginal people, we will cripple our economy. Both the footage and the argument come in high definition and make the case that Canada is changing beneath our feet. In a dynamic two-minute walk through 500 years of history, 8th Fire host Wab Kinew explains how ancient Wampum belts hold ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
8th Fire: Whose Land Is It Anyway?
  • 2012
  • 00:43:13
  • 13-14

Doc Zone
8th Fire: Whose Land Is It Anyway?

There's no getting around it. Land is the biggest sticking point in the relationship between Aboriginal peoples in Canada and the "settler" population. Who owns it, benefits from it, gets to say when, if and how it gets developed? These questions are all the more crucial because the lands in dispute sit on a treasure-trove of resources, which the world ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
A Community Fights Gangs and Guns
  • 2008
  • 00:17:35
  • 13-14

News in Review - November 2008
A Community Fights Gangs and Guns

Although crime rates in Canada have been going down, gang violence has been increasing. In many Canadian cities young gang members with guns have become a deadly problem. They are not only killing each other; sometimes innocent people are caught in the crossfire. In this News in Review story we’ll look at how gangs and guns turned an Alberta community ...
Aboriginal Children Used as Test Subjects
  • 2013
  • 00:03:07
  • 15-17

The National
Aboriginal Children Used as Test Subjects

Newly surfaced documents shine a light on experiments that were conducted on hundreds of aboriginal individuals, most of them young children, during and following World War II. Residential schools were the testing grounds for government scientists to observe the effects of several products on the malnurished bodies of aboriginal children without their consent or even their knowing. 
  • Added on: 04/15/2014
Aboriginal Education
  • 2013
  • 00:05:09
  • 13-14

Metro Morning
Aboriginal Education

Matt Galloway spoke with Martha Perry. She is the principal at St. Clement's School. The school has made it a priority to incorporate current aboriginal issues into their curriculum.
  • Added on: 02/13/2014
Aboriginal People and the Police
  • 2009
  • 00:26:52
  • 13-14

ReVision Quest
Aboriginal People and the Police

What’s the real reason for police violence against Aboriginal men? ReVision Quest is back by popular demand. First Nations comic and host Darrell Dennis tackles assumptions about his aboriginal culture with humour and personality.
  • Added on: 12/11/2013
Aboriginal Women's Panel Discussion
  • 2015
  • 00:59:08
  • 13-14

CBC News Vancouver
Aboriginal Women's Panel Discussion Classroom Favourites

This video captures the CBC Vancouver Inspiration Series: Dream Makers, a June 2015 panel event that highlights successful aboriginal women and celebrates the unique experiences that have led them to become leaders in the community. The panel discussion featured four female leaders who shared their stories of how they overcame challenges to achieve success.
  • Added on: 06/17/2015