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Blanket toss under midnight sun : portraits of everyday life in eight Indigenous communities —Seesequasis, Paul, author.
Book
2019
27 available of 45 items

In 2015, writer and journalist Paul Seesequasis found himself grappling with the devastating findings of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission report on the residential school system. He sought understanding and i...

What the eagle sees : Indigenous stories of rebellion and renewal —Yellowhorn, Eldon, 1956- author.
Book
2019
24 available of 27 items

"Indigenous people across Turtle Island have been faced with disease, war, broken promises, and forced assimilation. Despite crushing losses and insurmountable challenges, they formed new nations from the remnants of old...

Indigenous writes : a guide to First Nations, Métis, and Inuit issues in Canada —Vowel, Chelsea, author.
Book
2016
16 available of 22 items

"In Indigenous Writes, Chelsea Vowel initiates myriad conversations about the relationship between Indigenous peoples and Canada. An advocate for Indigenous worldviews, the author discusses the fundamental issues--the te...

Separate but unequal : how parallelist ideology conceals Indigenous dependency —Widdowson, Frances, 1966- author.
Book
2019
1 available of 2 items

"Separate but Unequal provides an in-depth critique of the ideology of parallelism--the prevailing view that Indigenous cultures and the wider Canadian society should exist separately from one another in a "nation-to-nat...

A national crime : the Canadian government and the residential school system, 1879 to 1986 —Milloy, John S., author.
Book
2017
14 available of 18 items

"For over 100 years, thousands of Aboriginal children passed through the Canadian residential school system. Begun in the 1870s, it was intended, in the words of government officials, to bring these children into the "ci...

The comeback —Saul, John Ralston, 1947- author.
Book
2014
17 available of 19 items

From treaty peoples to treaty nation : a road map for all Canadians —Poelzer, Greg, 1965- author.
Book
2015
16 available of 18 items

"Canada is a country founded on relationships and treaties between Indigenous people and newcomers. Although recent court cases have strengthened Aboriginal rights, the cooperative spirit of the treaties is being lost as...

Aboriginal beliefs, values, and aspirations —Filion, Barbara.
Book
2011
42 available of 47 items

This resource helps students explore world views and contributions of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples as well as the political, economic, cultural, and social challenges facing these individuals and communities....

The colonial problem : an indigenous perspective on crime and injustice in Canada —Monchalin, Lisa, 1981- author.
Book
2016
1 available of 4 items

"In the Canadian criminal justice system, Aboriginal peoples are overrepresented as both victims and offenders. The Aboriginal incarcerated population in Canada is rising each year and Aboriginal people are twice as like...

Arrows in a quiver : Indigenous-Canadian relations from contact to the courts —Frideres, James S., 1943- author.
Book
2019
5 available of 10 items

"'A useful introduction to Indigenous issues, especially for post-secondary students in Canada.' -Jonathan Dewar, co-editor of Cultivating Canada: Reconciliation through the Lens of Cultural Diversity. Written in an acce...

Seven fallen feathers : racism, death, and hard truths in a northern city —Talaga, Tanya, author.
Book
2017
33 available of 45 items

"Over the span of ten years, seven high school students died in Thunder Bay, Ontario. The seven were hundreds of miles away from their families, forced to leave their reserve because there was no high school there for th...

In my own moccasins : a memoir of resilience —Knott, Helen, 1987- author.
Book
2019
7 available of 33 items

"Helen Knott, a highly accomplished Indigenous woman, seems to have it all. But in her memoir, she offers a different perspective. In My Own Moccasins is an unflinching account of addiction, intergenerational trauma, and...

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