Author: Vicki Chartrand

Vicki Chartrand is a Mama and Associate Professor at Bishop's University, Québec.

Sign the Open Letter on Kwigw8mna, in support of the Indigenous Students Alliance – Google Forms

The undersigned faculty and staff stand in solidarity with the Indigenous Cultural Alliance (ICA) and call for fairer treatment and real consultation on the proposed Kwigw8mna Indigenous Student Gathering Space and Resource Centre.

Source: Open Letter on Kwigw8mna, in support of the Indigenous Students Alliance – Google Forms

Indigenous ​activist Autumn Peltier vows to hold feds accountable for 61 boil water advisories​ | CTV News

A new documentary that premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival has put a renewed spotlight on an Indigenous clean water advocate known as the ‘water warrior.’

Source: Indigenous ​activist Autumn Peltier vows to hold feds accountable for 61 boil water advisories​ | CTV News

A young Black man was fatally Tasered in his own backyard – now his family is demanding answers | CBC News

For months, Clive Mensah’s family has watched with a knowing horror as the stories of George Floyd and so many others have made headlines. All the while Mensah’s story has remained untold — until now.

Source: A young Black man was fatally Tasered in his own backyard – now his family is demanding answers | CBC News