Digital Archives | Dec 26, 1981 | 44:26

'Our Native Land': Storytellers

This 1981 Boxing Day program looks at the stories and legends of native people across Canada.

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Digital Archives - Our Native Land: Native women fight for equal rightsMar 2, 1985 | 24:29Digital Archives Our Native Land: Native women fight for equal rights Audio
Digital Archives Our Native Land: Native women fight for equal rights Mar 2, 1985 | 24:29In this 1985 episode of Our Native Land, guests debate the role of government in determining the rights of native women.
Digital Archives - Douglas Cardinal's brand of native architectureSep 29, 1984 | 5:43Digital Archives Douglas Cardinal's brand of native architecture Audio
Digital Archives Douglas Cardinal's brand of native architecture Sep 29, 1984 | 5:43Alberta's most famous architect on his influences.
Digital Archives - 1984 papal visit: Fog prevents Fort Simpson stopSep 22, 1984 | 9:50Digital Archives 1984 papal visit: Fog prevents Fort Simpson stop Audio
Digital Archives 1984 papal visit: Fog prevents Fort Simpson stop Sep 22, 1984 | 9:50Foul weather prevents the Pope's planned visit to Dene village.
Digital Archives - Mohawk mentor: Buffy Sainte-Marie on Pauline JohnsonAug 25, 1984 | 11:48Digital Archives Mohawk mentor: Buffy Sainte-Marie on Pauline Johnson Audio
Digital Archives Mohawk mentor: Buffy Sainte-Marie on Pauline Johnson Aug 25, 1984 | 11:48Buffy Sainte-Marie talks about writing, Pauline Johnson, spirituality, success and Sesame Street.
Digital Archives - Buffy Sainte-Marie: native North American childAug 18, 1984 | 12:53Digital Archives Buffy Sainte-Marie: native North American child Audio
Digital Archives Buffy Sainte-Marie: native North American child Aug 18, 1984 | 12:53In 1984, Buffy Sainte-Marie tells <em>Our Native Land</em> about her childhood, college and her early years as a singer.
Digital Archives - Our Native Land: Rise of the native rights movementFeb 4, 1984 | 26:52Digital Archives Our Native Land: Rise of the native rights movement Audio
Digital Archives Our Native Land: Rise of the native rights movement Feb 4, 1984 | 26:52Two decades of native activism beginning in 1964.
Digital Archives - Manitoba elections: Elijah Harper, MLAMar 26, 1983 | 7:04Digital Archives Manitoba elections: Elijah Harper, MLA Audio
Digital Archives Manitoba elections: Elijah Harper, MLA Mar 26, 1983 | 7:04A profile of the first native parliamentarian in provincial politics.
Digital Archives - Our Native Land: Stolen generationsMar 12, 1983 | 49:51Digital Archives Our Native Land: Stolen generations Audio
Digital Archives Our Native Land: Stolen generations Mar 12, 1983 | 49:51Unusually high numbers of aboriginal kids have been forced into the child welfare system for decades - now some native reservations are fighting back.
Digital Archives - Our Native Land: Native people and the landJan 8, 1983 | 49:50Digital Archives Our Native Land: Native people and the land Audio
Digital Archives Our Native Land: Native people and the land Jan 8, 1983 | 49:50Indians should move to cities, says one report featured in this 1983 program; another story documents Inuit moving back to the land.
Digital Archives - Haven or hell? Life on skid rowOct 2, 1982 | 43:29Digital Archives Haven or hell? Life on skid row Audio
Digital Archives Haven or hell? Life on skid row Oct 2, 1982 | 43:29Alcohol, cons and despair: aboriginal people living on skid row.
Digital Archives - 'Our Native Land': StorytellersDec 26, 1981 | 44:26Digital Archives 'Our Native Land': Storytellers Audio
Digital Archives 'Our Native Land': Storytellers Dec 26, 1981 | 44:26This 1981 Boxing Day program looks at the stories and legends of native people across Canada.
Digital Archives - Tom Longboat's heirs fight for an upaid athletics prizeMar 29, 1980 | 4:08Digital Archives Tom Longboat's heirs fight for an upaid athletics prize Audio
Digital Archives Tom Longboat's heirs fight for an upaid athletics prize Mar 29, 1980 | 4:08Tom Longboat Jr. explains why the City of Toronto owes his family $10,000.
Digital Archives - Inuit Education: Three strikes, school's outMar 10, 1979 | 3:50Digital Archives Inuit Education: Three strikes, school's out Audio
Digital Archives Inuit Education: Three strikes, school's out Mar 10, 1979 | 3:50An experiment in urban education for Inuit young people fails due to homesickness, lack of adequate living space and disciplinary issues.
Digital Archives - Marathon runner Tom LongboatOct 8, 1977 | 4:06Digital Archives Marathon runner Tom Longboat Audio
Digital Archives Marathon runner Tom Longboat Oct 8, 1977 | 4:06The astonishing marathoner "Wildfire" mysteriously collapsed in the 1908 Olympics.
Digital Archives - Our Native Land: Get your bannock and teaSep 25, 1976 | 41:41Digital Archives Our Native Land: Get your bannock and tea Audio
Digital Archives Our Native Land: Get your bannock and tea Sep 25, 1976 | 41:41Items of this 1976 show include George Clutesi, an Aztec fire dancer, wild rice harvesting and the Red Power movement in Canada.

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