Ryan McMahon

Ryan McMahon is an Anishinaabe comedian, writer, media maker and community activator.
Ryan McMahon is an Indigenous comedian and writer. (Ryan McMahon)

Ryan McMahon is an Anishinaabe comedian, writer, media maker and community activator based out of Treaty #1 territory (Winnipeg, Man.). One of the most decorated Indigenous comedians/writers/media makers working today, Ryan's voice has become vital to both Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities — his comedic storytelling style is fast-paced, loose and irreverent as he explores the good, the bad and the ugly between Indigenous Country and the mainstream. (From National Speakers Bureau)

Ryan McMahon's 12-step guide to decolonization

5 years ago
Duration 3:09
Ryan McMahon's 12-step guide to decolonization

Ryan McMahon response to 'identity-politics fundamentalists' retort

5 years ago
Duration 0:29
The writer and comedian addresses a media leader's charge against critics of Hal Niedzviecki's cultural appropriation editorial.
He's a writer, media maker, and community activator who has a way to make you laugh about some pretty serious stuff. Anishinaabe comedian Ryan McMahon talks about reconciliation, and why there's a place for it in comedy.


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