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Telling Our Twisted Histories Pocahontas

How do you dismantle the colonial myth of POCAHONTAS? Disney's portrait of the Indian Princess has been indelibly pressed into young minds: she is naïve and noble, sexualized, innocent, and in need of a white saviour to win her heart. In reality, Indigenous women have always played strong and valued roles in their communities, leading by will and courage. Western ...
  • 2021
  • 00:19:16
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/28/2021

Unreserved Cultural Appropriation vs. Cultural Appreciation

It's almost Halloween, have you picked a costume yet? It seems like every year certain costumes get everyone talking, so with that in mind, here's how we can all do a little more appreciating and a little less appropriating.
  • 2016
  • 00:03:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/29/2021

CBC Docs POV Searching for Winnetou

Searching for Winnetou explores the controversy surrounding cultural appropriation of Indigenous culture in an innovative, hilarious, unnerving, yet inspiring way. Ojibway author and humorist Drew Hayden Taylor embarks on a quest to understand the roots of the German obsession with Native North Americans.
  • 2018
  • 00:45:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/04/2018

ReVision Quest Indianthusiasts

Darrell introduces listeners to a movement of thousands of "German Hobby Indians".
  • 2009
  • 00:27:13
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/11/2013