A life of fighting monsters leaves coyote battling PTSD in new Indigenous tale


Blue Coyote sheds light on mental health issues while also incorporating the First Nation’s language nsyilxcən. ‘Blue Coyote’ is a new book published by the Okanagan Nation Alliance. (Billie Jo Kruger) A new book teaches about mental health issues with Indigenous storytelling, incorporating the Okanagan language nsyilxcən.  In Blue Coyote, interdisciplinary artist Billie …

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What to expect from today’s speech from the throne


Amanda Alvaro, Tim Powers, Daniel Turp, Kathleen Monk and Chris Hall discuss the election of the Speaker of the House of Commons and the throne speech. 6:53 The Liberal government will lay out its priorities for its second term in office in the throne speech today — a chance for …

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Trudeau government moving forward on UNDRIP legislation, says minister


The Justin Trudeau Liberal government is moving forward with proposed federal legislation on the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP).and is aiming to pass it by the end of 2020, according to two cabinet ministers. Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett said Trudeau government is moving ahead with legislation …

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