Revision Quest | Season 2009 | Aug 3, 2009 | 27:30

Natives in the Military: Episode 6 - August 3, 2009

Darrell wonders: why so many Aboriginal men and women enlist to serve a country that has disenfranchised them? Runs [27:30]

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Revision Quest - Will Truth Bring Reconciliation?Jul 7, 2010 | 27:30Revision Quest Will Truth Bring Reconciliation? Audio
Revision Quest Will Truth Bring Reconciliation? Jul 7, 2010 | 27:30Episode 2 for July 7th & 10th, 2010: That’s the premise, but can re-telling the story of our residential school past really bring solace? We’ll hear stories of survivors and engage in some provocative conversations about stealing children, abandoning parents, and trying to make it all alright.
Revision Quest - HousingJul 6, 2011 | 27:30Revision Quest Housing Audio
Revision Quest Housing Jul 6, 2011 | 27:30While history books and movies have romanticized Aboriginal homes (think teepees and longhouses), the modern day reality is overcrowding and substandard living conditions. How did our home and native land turn into a place where we're struggling to secure one of the most basic human needs: shelter?
Revision Quest - Real Indian: Episode 2 - July 1, 2008Jul 1, 2008 | 0:00Revision Quest Real Indian: Episode 2 - July 1, 2008 Audio
Revision Quest Real Indian: Episode 2 - July 1, 2008 Jul 1, 2008 | 0:00As an Aboriginal actor, Darrell Dennis is curious about the Hollywood image of the Native American Indian. Runs [27:29].
Revision Quest - Alcohol: Episode 3 - July 8, 2008Jul 8, 2008 | 0:00Revision Quest Alcohol: Episode 3 - July 8, 2008 Audio
Revision Quest Alcohol: Episode 3 - July 8, 2008 Jul 8, 2008 | 0:00Why is it when Irish people drink, it's cute...but when Aboriginal people drink, they're alcoholics who can't handle their liquor?
Revision Quest - The Reserve: Episode 5 - July 22, 2008Jul 22, 2008 | 0:00Revision Quest The Reserve: Episode 5 - July 22, 2008 Audio
Revision Quest The Reserve: Episode 5 - July 22, 2008 Jul 22, 2008 | 0:00Darrell Dennis teams up with a helpful historian and a successful native businessman to get at the real story of reserves.
Revision Quest - Hunting & Fishing: Episode 7 - August 5, 2008Aug 5, 2008 | 0:00Revision Quest Hunting & Fishing: Episode 7 - August 5, 2008 Audio
Revision Quest Hunting & Fishing: Episode 7 - August 5, 2008 Aug 5, 2008 | 0:00With the help of a guide (okay, a lawyer), host Darrell Dennis hunts through history and fishes for facts. Runs [27:29].
Revision Quest - Language: Episode 9 - August 19, 2008Aug 19, 2008 | 21:29Revision Quest Language: Episode 9 - August 19, 2008 Audio
Revision Quest Language: Episode 9 - August 19, 2008 Aug 19, 2008 | 21:29Darrell Dennis talks with language experts to find out if Aboriginal languages have any application in the modern world.
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Revision Quest Aboriginal People and the Police: Episode 2 - July 6, 2009 Jul 6, 2009 | 27:29Darrell wonders about the relationship between police officers and Aboriginal people in Canada. Runs [27:29].
Revision Quest - Aboriginals & H1N1: Episode 4 - July 20, 2009Jul 20, 2009 | 27:29Revision Quest Aboriginals & H1N1: Episode 4 - July 20, 2009 Audio
Revision Quest Aboriginals & H1N1: Episode 4 - July 20, 2009 Jul 20, 2009 | 27:29Who was six times more likely to get sick with the H1N1 virus this year? Thumbnail image by Flickr user sunshinecity.
Revision Quest - Natives in the Military: Episode 6 - August 3, 2009Aug 3, 2009 | 27:30Revision Quest Natives in the Military: Episode 6 - August 3, 2009 Audio
Revision Quest Natives in the Military: Episode 6 - August 3, 2009 Aug 3, 2009 | 27:30Darrell wonders: why so many Aboriginal men and women enlist to serve a country that has disenfranchised them? Runs [27:30]
Revision Quest - Racism and the Olympics: Episode 7 - August 10, 2009Aug 10, 2009 | 27:29Revision Quest Racism and the Olympics: Episode 7 - August 10, 2009 Audio
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Revision Quest - Ghetto-ization, or Assimilation?: Episode 9 - August 24, 2009Aug 24, 2009 | 27:29Revision Quest Ghetto-ization, or Assimilation?: Episode 9 - August 24, 2009 Audio
Revision Quest Ghetto-ization, or Assimilation?: Episode 9 - August 24, 2009 Aug 24, 2009 | 27:29Is Affirmative Action the model for all things native? From music awards to education, First Nations get their own categories.
Revision Quest - Oka 20 years later: Episode 3 - July 14th & 17th, 2010Jul 14, 2010 | 27:29Revision Quest Oka 20 years later: Episode 3 - July 14th & 17th, 2010 Audio
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Revision Quest - Diabetes, Non-existent to Omni-presentAug 18, 2010 | 27:34Revision Quest Diabetes, Non-existent to Omni-present Audio
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Revision Quest - Battle over the Brand: Episode 1 - June 30th & July 3rd, 2010Jun 30, 2010 | 27:30Revision Quest Battle over the Brand: Episode 1 - June 30th & July 3rd, 2010 Audio
Revision Quest Battle over the Brand: Episode 1 - June 30th & July 3rd, 2010 Jun 30, 2010 | 27:30Now that the Blackhawks have the Stanley Cup once again, it seems unlikely they'll consider a name change. But, many sports teams with Aboriginal names have. In North Dakota it means jack-hammering the Fighting Sioux logo out of the concrete at the stadium. ReVision Quest wonders if all the concern over Braves, Warriors, and Blackhawks is insult or homage.

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