Writing which reveals the truth of Indigenous motherhood: it is the ultimate weapon in destroying colonialism through the tenderness, and wildness, of Indigenous truth and love.
First of all, as stated in the title, this is all personal opinion and is no way putting down or dictating how others should spend this day. How people choose to spend this day is perfect for them and their beliefs. All these are, are my personal thoughts on this day. There are many reasons … Continue reading Why I don’t celebrate National Aboriginal Day
This reconciliation is for the colonizer. This settler-colonial reconciliation branded by the government is artificially sweetened with handshake photo-ops and small pockets of money buying out silence on real issues. The fad and conversation of reconciliation that our people are playing a role in is immobilizing “leadership” and converting indigenous peoples into colonially operated marionettes. … Continue reading This Reconciliation is for the Colonizer
“Let’s raise our children to fall in love with indigenous systems rather than attempting to destroy colonial systems from within.” I say this because our babies need to know what is important. They need to know what will truthfully keep us alive in the long run. I say this because everything we are fighting in … Continue reading Wasted Energy on the Battles Against Appropriation and Racism: Indigenous Systems are Resistance
A reminder to all the kwezens/iskwesis and young ones with brown skin, You no longer need to be on the brink of critical mental health crisis due to the struggle and battle against colonial systems and oppression. You no longer need to be in deep pits of anxiety attacks, exhaustion and depression due to the … Continue reading To the Iskwesis/Young Ones with Brown Skin: