"A traditional practice or usual way of doing something followed by a social group or people."
First Peoples Customs

“Native women warriors are the heart of the resistance”

Contribution by Settler: A. Rogers, participant in Settler UX Research, Spring-Summer 2019 (02/28/2019) Pam Palmater is from the Mi’kmaw Nation, a member of the Eel River Bar First Nation. She is also a #lawyer with a way of cutting right to the heart of the matter, and does some media commentary so you may have…

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“Prepare yourself for a Cree lesson”

This article introduces #Wahkohtowin, defined as #kinship, a #Cree teaching that goes far beyond our settler idea of kinship, and speaks to a #spiritual and #scientific connection to all creatures.

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Kahnawake Survival School

KSS describes itself as a secondary-level school with a mission to produce proud and self-sufficient Kanien’kehá:ka youth through a powerful curriculum based on Kanien’kehá:ka language, beliefs, and traditions.

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Female First Nations leaders voice support for Jody Wilson-Raybould

When [Wilson-Raybould] spoke, particularly her comment at the end about coming from a long line of #matriarchs and that she was going to continue to be who she is…

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Intro to amautiq from Inukshuk MacKay

#Inuit designed the most incredible baby carrying coat for arctic conditions called #amautiq where baby goes in a pouch on the back with a large hood. They were sewn from skins traditionally. Modern materials are also used nowadays.

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The important difference between inuksuk & inunnguaq

Amy pointed out these legged creatures aren’t inuksuk at all, but are #inunnguaq and signify murders and suicides.

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