“What defined my grandmother was being a powerful woman who was an inspiration to many others, so that’s why we reached out to the Foundation,” says Jason Ellis. Now, he and his wife Marilyne, are honouring his grandmother, Katharina “Katie” Ellis through theircycling challenge and raising funds for the Canadian Women’s Foundation along the way.
It’s National Indigenous History Month in Canada, so we’ve compiled a list of must-see films by Indigenous women filmmakers that are sure to inspire. Watch them this month and beyond!
Les récents meurtres tragiques de personnes noires et autochtones lors d’altercations avec la police figurent de nouveau au premier plan des débats publics, des protestations et de l’action communautaire. Au Canada, nous nous souvenons avec tristesse de Chantel Moore, Regis Korchinski-Paquet, Caleb Tubila Njoko et D’Andre Campbell qui sont morts, cette année, au cours de […]
The recent tragic killings of Black and Indigenous people in encounters with the police have again come to the forefront of public discussion, protest, and community action. In Canada, we sadly remember Chantel Moore, Regis Korchinski-Paquet, Caleb Tubila Njoko, and D’Andre Campbell, all killed this year in the course of police wellness checks. Many others […]