Topic #11 - Racism

RACISM & INJUSTICES IN CANADA TOWARDS INDIGENOUS PEOPLE

 For your presentation select from:

  • Is there a story or a theme that has really caught your attention in terms of injustices suffered by Indigenous People. A piece of the past or the present that you really want to explore?
  • Within the topic of racism towards Indigenous people in Canada or around the world, develop any theme that is of particular interest to you

Below are only a few examples to get you started on your research. You can include them or find different examples and sources.

Choose one:

Canada's racism problem? It's even worse than America's. how is this not a national crisis? click here for more.

Canada's racism problem? It's even worse than America's. how is this not a national crisis? click here for more.

watch: the ad made by the national congress for american indians to protest racist mascot names.

watch: the ad made by the national congress for american indians to protest racist mascot names.

WAtch: In this viedeo Native Americans were invited to respond to the word "redskin".   

WAtch: In this viedeo Native Americans were invited to respond to the word "redskin". 
 

Watch: Quinn meawasige speaks about his experiences being Indigenous in a classroom and how he got through it. 

Watch: Quinn meawasige speaks about his experiences being Indigenous in a classroom and how he got through it.