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All Our Relations

Finding the Path Forward

In this urgent and incisive work, bestselling and award-winning author Tanya Talaga explores the alarming rise of youth suicide in Indigenous communities in Canada and beyond. From Northern … 290 View
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ohpikinâwasowin/Growing a Child

Implementing Indigenous Ways of Knowing With Indigenous Families

Western theory and practice are over-represented in child welfare services for Indigenous peoples, not the other way around. Contributors to this collection invert the long-held, colonial … ; ; ; 286 View
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White Benevolence

Racism and Colonial Violence in the Helping Professions

When working with Indigenous people, the helping professions —education, social work, health care and justice — reinforce the colonial lie that Indigenous people need saving. In White … ; ; 289 View
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Chapter One: We Were Always Here

From: All Our Relations

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In this reading, Tanya Talaga discusses the epidemic of suicides among Indigenous youth in Canada. The reading includes personal recollections of the author, historical and political context and … 41 $4.92 Add
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Introduction

Entering the Circle

From: ohpikinâwasowin/Growing a Child

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The Prophesy – The Turtle Lodge Teachings – Ceremony and Smudging – About the Book – About the Wisdom-Seeking Projects – Our Book Cover ; ; ; 12 $1.20 Add
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Introduction

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In the introduction, Amanda Gebhard, Sheelah McLean, and Verna St. Denis make clear their intentions for this collection, which are to elevate critical standpoints on racial inequality in Canada … ; ; 22 $2.20 Add
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Introduction: Aboriginal Canada Revisited

From: Aboriginal Canada Revisited

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Chapter Two: Big Brother’s Hunger

From: All Our Relations

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In this reading, Tanya Talaga discusses the epidemic of suicides among Indigenous youth in Canada. The reading includes personal recollections of the author, historical and political context and … 62 $7.44 Add
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iyiniw tâpwêwin êkwa kiskeyihtamowin

From: ohpikinâwasowin/Growing a Child

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Our Project’s Creation Story – Ceremony – Two Worlds – Permission to Wisdom-Seek – Storytelling and Creation Stories – Language – Multiple Truths – … ; ; ; 30 $3.00 Add
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Living My Family Through Colonialism

From: White Benevolence

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In chapter 2, Verna St. Denis examines the impact of colonial structures on BIPOC communities and families through recounting her own experiences. This chapter focuses on the colonial structures … 14 $1.40 Add
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Chapter Three: The Third Space

From: All Our Relations

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In this reading, Tanya Talaga discusses the epidemic of suicides among Indigenous youth in Canada. The reading includes personal recollections of the author, historical and political context and … 53 $6.36 Add
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miyawâta

Family Teachings on Turtle Island

From: ohpikinâwasowin/Growing a Child

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Setting the Context – A Colonial View of Health – An Indigenous View of Health: Living miyo pimâtisiwin – The Project: Foster Care and Non-Indigenous Caregivers – … 28 $2.80 Add
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Toxic Encounters: What’s Whiteness Doing in a Nice Field Like Education?

From: White Benevolence

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In chapter 3, Sheelah McLean examines the effects of white settler colonialism on public education, looking mainly at how white supremacy is maintained through the repetition of everyday … 14 $1.40 Add
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Chapter Four: “I Breathe for Them”

From: All Our Relations

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In this reading, Tanya Talaga discusses the epidemic of suicides among Indigenous youth in Canada. The reading includes personal recollections of the author, historical and political context and … 56 $6.72 Add
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Having Children

From: Abortion to Abolition

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While the struggle for abortion access and the right not to have children is dominant in the history of white feminism, protecting the right to have children is just as vital, and an issue that … 19 $1.90 Add
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How Indigenous-Specific Racism Is Coached into Health Systems

From: White Benevolence

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In chapter 4, Barry Lavallee and Laurie Harding closely examine the process of Indigenous-Specific Racism Coaching —that is, the transmission of Indigenous-specific racism in the health … ; 18 $1.80 Add