The Spirit of the Treaties and Thundering Waters Forest

Tkake:thos Okwali Tetwa’s^tha’ May 4th, 2018 Planning Division & City Council City of Niagara Falls 4310 Queen Street, PO Box 1023 Niagara Falls, Ontario, L2E 6X5 Dear City Officials, I wish to express my opposition to the Riverfront Community Official Plan Amendment as currently…

Save Thundering Waters Forest Podcast

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Racism Killed Colton

It’s hard to put into words the emotions I feel over the Colten Boushie case. Although I cannot help but feeling that we’ve been here before, this time is different. With Colten, I see me. I see my friends. I see any youth who…

The NPCA War on Scrutiny

David vs. Goliath. Ali vs. Foreman. Marvel vs. DC. Timmies vs. Starbucks. Quirk vs. the World? The NPCA has lately been oft embattled. Is it because they are picking fights instead of solving problems? They were asked to do an independent audit. They resisted…

Treat us right, respect our treaty rights

In just a couple of hours the annual Deer Hunt at Short Hills Provincial Park will begin. This year, like years previous, will be highly controversial. The controversy you ask, well the hunt is being held at a provincial park and the only people…

Its Never Okay

Change starts with us – Gentlemen, we need to do better. We need to be better. It going to be an uphill climb, but the only way to overcome is with that first step. Sexual assault and harassment is NEVER OK.

Gord’s 100 Year Plan

I’ve always questioned Canada and the values of Canadians. It was almost exactly a year ago when I caught a glimpse of the high bar of what I thought Canadians could be though. Given the greatest spotlight he could ever have, Gord Downie chose…

The Forgotten Majority

Unions, OPSEU, the CEC, Deadlines, and of course… The Strike. If you’re a follower of the news, these are headlines and key phrases that you’ve probably noticed in the paper and on social media over the past couple of weeks. Notice anything missing? Anything…

One Dish, One Mic lives here

Welcome to the online home of One Dish, One Mic One Dish, One Mic is designed to be an interactive Podcast. Hosts Karl Dockstader and Sean Vanderklis provide critical analysis from an urban indigenous perspective on any and all issues. Don’t keep this to…