There’s been such a wealth of beautiful writing about the recently that for now, I’ll redirect attention to writings by Wab Kinew and Chelsea Vowel. Robert Animikii Horton wrote a piece in 2010 about an Anishinaabe dream, that reads like it could have been written this week.
I’ve been spending as much time as possible at Chief Theresa Spence’s hunger strike camp on Victoria Island, and at solidarity and #IdleNoMore events. For me, this is the largest Indigenous mobilization I have seen in my life time, and I am dreaming of the possibilities.
Today, there was a call out for a day-long round dance on Parliament Hill, following the round dance revolution that has been sweeping across Turtle Island. Check the link for Ryan McMahon’s thoughts. I brought along my camera, and here’s some of the action: