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First Peoples of Canada

First Peoples of Canada, a virtual exhibition from the Canadian Museum of History, explores Aboriginal peoples' "fight for cultural survival and ... the wealth of their modern-day contributions." Relying on research and artifacts from the First Peoples Hall of the Canadian Museum of Civilization, the exhibition explores Canada's linguistic diversity (with more than 50 Aboriginal languages), the...
Indigenous Clean Energy

Readers interested in Indigenous and community-led clean energy projects, energy efficiency, and sustainable development should plug in to the Indigenous Clean Energy (ICE) Social Enterprise, "a pan-Canadian not-for-profit platform which advances Indigenous inclusion in Canada's energy futures economy through Indigenous leadership." ICE's programs include 20/20 Catalysts, a clean energy capacity...
Indigenous STS: Media Indigena

Researchers and students in geography, science, and technology studies may be interested in Indigenous STS, part of the Faculty of Native Studies at the University of Alberta. This "international research and teaching hub [...] for the bourgeoning sub-field" of Indigenous Science, Technology, and Society (STS) is led by its principal investigator Kim TallBear, Canada Research Chair in Indigenous...

"Kiwew" is the Cree word for "he goes home," a fitting title for this deeply personal podcast that follows writer David A. Robertson as he explores his lesser-known family history and "connects with his Cree identity." Robertson invites listeners into conversations with various family members, facing his "identity crisis" head on and sharing the "joy [he] feels when [he] discover[s] another piece...
Library and Archives Canada: Aboriginal Heritage

Library and Archives Canada's Aboriginal Heritage collection is designed to engage researchers, students, and the general public with materials relating to Canada's First Nations, Metis Nation, and Inuit peoples. Many of these resources have been digitized and organized into virtual exhibitions created by the LAC. These exhibits provide context and background to the archival materials in this...