Kiwew Cree awakening (Part 4 of 5)

David always felt he was different growing up, but it wasn’t until he was being teased one summer in the small town of Melita that he thought to question it. In this episode we hear how David, with the help of his father, begins to embrace his Cree identity.
  • 2020
  • 00:17:22
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/16/2021

Kiwew Born on the land (Part 3 of 5)

David's earliest childhood memory involves running down the hallway of his suburban Winnipeg home, whereas his father's takes place on the trapline, in Northern Manitoba. Despite these disparate beginnings, both have had to embark on their own journeys to reconnect with their Cree identities.
  • 2020
  • 00:18:34
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/16/2021

Kiwew A family mystery (Part 2 of 5)

David discovers a missing branch from his family tree – a great-aunt no one quite remembers, whose short life came to a tragic end. David pieces together the clues and makes some surprising discoveries.
  • 2020
  • 00:17:40
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/16/2021

Kiwew Effie (Part 1 of 5)

Host David Robertson explores the mysterious death of his great-aunt Effie and discovers that record-keeping, especially when it involves the lives and deaths of Indigenous people, is patchy, at best.
  • 2020
  • 00:19:11
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/16/2021

Party Lines A residential schools reckoning, again

Elamin and Rosie explore the state of Canada’s path to reconciliation with the help of CBC colleague Duncan McCue. Many people across the country have reacted with shock and horror at the preliminary discovery on the grounds of a former residential school in Kamloops, B.C., where the Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation said they found the potential remains of possibly ...
  • 2021
  • 00:27:51
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 07/13/2021

CBC Radio One Central Kootenay school ditches name of a royal family member for reconciliation with Lower Kootenay Band

The former Prince Charles Secondary School in Creston, B.C. held a ceremony to remove the royal family member's name from its exterior signage — just three days after the Kootenay Lake School District voted unanimously to order the deletion. Ki Louie, a teacher at the former Prince Charles Secondary School, and his uncle Robert Louie, the first Indigenous graduate from ...
  • 2021
  • 00:09:08
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/24/2021

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Celebrating Indigenous stories with the Turtle Island Reads Book Club 2019

Turtle Island Reads celebrates stories written by and about Indigenous people in Canada. Hosted by Rosanna Deerchild and featuring Tracey Deer, Lucy Tulugarjuk and Dayna Danger, the 2019 book club discusses how the modern Indigenous experience is reflected in literature and why bringing Indigenous books into the classroom is important. The panel and students from three different high schools explore ...
  • 2019
  • 00:44:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2021

Pieces Run Another Take (Part 4 of 5)

An intergenerational trauma specialist and a former acting school instructor help Jeremy explore the struggles of being defined as a “survivor.”
  • 2021
  • 00:25:36
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/29/2021

Pieces I Am… (Part 5 of 5)

After a raw conversation with his father and a separate lesson from his mentor, Jeremy looks to his future with the resolve to stay creative in spite of past experiences. He comes to a chaptered conclusion of who he is — and who he wants to be.
  • 2021
  • 00:29:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/29/2021

Pieces Who am I? (Part 1 of 5)

Jeremy and his mother Carmen reflect on how Jeremy’s nomadic upbringing and Carmen’s memories of her father influenced Jeremy’s worldview. While embarking on his identity journey, Jeremy starts to pray to his late grandfather for guidance in search of himself.
  • 2021
  • 00:26:36
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/28/2021

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