Ryan McMahon's 12-step guide to decolonizing Canada

12 step guide to decolonizing Canada

  • Ryan McMahon

    Friday May 26, 2017

    Part 1 - Five reasons colonialism's still a thing in Canada

    The Canada 150 celebrations are just six weeks away and many Indigenous people find the event deeply problematic, arguing it reinforces Canada's ongoing colonialism. Ryan McMahon charts a course for the next 150 years.

    Posted: May 26, 2017 4:37 PM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 14, 2017 11:25 AM ET
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    Friday June 09, 2017

    Part 2 - The treaty edition

    In the third part to his series on decolonization, the comedian, writer and filmmaker delivers a guide to Canada's treaties with Indigenous people.

    Posted: Jun 09, 2017 12:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 14, 2017 11:25 AM ET
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  • CANADA/

    Friday June 02, 2017

    Part 3 - The founding documents

    As a birthday present to Canada, Anishinaabe comedian, writer and filmmaker, Ryan McMahon, presents a 12-step program for decolonization and charts a new path for the next 150 years.

    Posted: Jun 02, 2017 12:31 PM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 14, 2017 11:26 AM ET
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    Friday June 16, 2017

    Part 4 - Land matters

    In the third part of his series on decolonization, the comedian, writer and filmmaker argues there can be no real progress until we talk about land.

    Posted: Jun 16, 2017 10:32 AM ET
    Last Updated: Jun 16, 2017 6:32 PM ET
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  • Aboriginal land rights

    Friday June 23, 2017

    Part 5 - The way forward

    Ryan McMahon wraps up his condensed 12-step program for decolonizing Canada with a simple plea for Canadians to listen to Indigenous people and try to understand.

    Posted: Jun 23, 2017 10:48 AM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 14, 2017 11:26 AM ET
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