Tag Archives: Cree

Unmask The Silence Campaign

This campaign launched by Peterborough’s STRUTT, displays ten pictures of girls from the Cree Nation of Wemindji holding butterfly masks to spread the awareness about the missing and murdered Aboriginal women in Canada. The photographs were taken by Paisley Spence Photography … Continue reading

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Children Create Treaty-themed Spoken Word Poetry in Cree Language

An educational initiative funded by a TreatySmarts grant from ArtSmarts Saskatchewan brought children together from two schools (St. Frances School and Oskayak High School) to write spoken word poetry using the Cree language on the theme of treaties. The use … Continue reading

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Equinox: New Cree Teen Superstar

On March 28, 2014 DC Comics, creators of Batman, Superman, and other prominent superhero characters announced the newest addition to the superhero(ine) lineup: “Equinox: a 16-year-old Cree teen from Moose Factory named Miiyahbin, whose power stems from the Earth and … Continue reading

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