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Past Episodes: January 2015 Archives

Danny Wabano, on Mom's 111th Birthday

10947339_10152840668618612_8120265111696179525_n.jpgJanuary 28th was Marguerite Kioke Wabano's 111th Birthday, and we had a chance to speak with her son, Danny Wabano, who he himself is 73 years old. Happy Birthday again Granny Wabano, and here is the full interview, mixed with West/East Cree and English, enjoy....
(photo from her 110th birthday in 2014)

Crees refuse to participate in Bouchard-run mediation of Resolute dispute

bouchard.jpgQuebec has named former premier Lucien Bouchard to mediate a conflict that involves the Crees and Resolute Forest Products. But the Cree Nation Government says it will not participate in the mediation process. Resolute is a huge forestry company with operations in the Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean area, a region that is not covered by the JBNQA but where Cree rights are protected under the Baril-Moses Agreement signed in 2002. To clarify the Cree government's position on this, Christopher Herodier spoke with Executive Director Bill Namagoose.

Theo Fleury and Kim Barthel on "Conversations with a Rattlesnake"


Former NHL star Theo Fleury and world-known therapist Kim Barthel explore the cycle of trauma and power of healing in their new book "Conversations with a Rattlesnake." They joined hosts Chris Herodier and Mary Shem in studio to talk about their work together. Here's that conversation, in English and Cree.