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ReVision Quest Blog: August 2011 Archives

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Aug 31, Sept 1, 3 Everything you wanted to know about Native people but were afraid to ask

questions.jpgAt ReVision Quest we pride ourselves on clearing up misconceptions and stereotypes about Aboriginal people. This episode is dedicated to some of the questions we haven't answered yet, like "How do you get an Indian name?" or "Why don't Native people pay taxes... ever?"
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August 24, 25 & 27 Bad Romance: "us" and "them"

wedding reings.jpgFrom its beginning, the relationship between First Nations and the federal government has been... well, rocky at best. What might have looked good on paper, never really materialized into a solid partnership. Will the Reds and the Feds ever work things out?

 

 

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Aug 17, 18 & 20 Urban Natives: Aboriginals and the City

urban native.jpgMore than half of Canada's Aboriginal population lives in cities. And according to a recent study, many have no plans to return to their reserves. Why are we leaving the rez behind? And what else are we leaving behind when we go? Does leaving the rez make us sellouts? And what is our role as Urban Indians?

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