The Makoons Media Group is proud to announce that Indian & Cowboy, the world’s only member supported Indigenous media platform, has entered into a news and media partnership with Twitter Canada effective Wednesday, June 21, 2017.
Tanya Talaga has been a journalist for over 20 years. Currently a writer with the Toronto Star, her most recent in-depth journalistic endeavour is the book Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Truths in a Northern City. It details and chronicles the deaths of seven young Indigenous people in Thunder Bay – who became the subject of an inquest that uncovered a deep-seated problem of racism and systemic discrimination in a small Ontario city.
Hayden King reviews “The Reconciliation Manifesto” and tells us about the brilliant legacy Art Manuel has left us – grounded, meaningful political thought and actions that inspire generations of Indigenous Peoples working toward liberation.
In a precedent setting case, 21 First Nation communities have brought Canada & Ontario to court and are calling on them to live up to the 1850 Treaty.