MAKE A SPECIAL BAG FOR YOUR SACRED OBJECTS
I am an artist, and I have always worked with fabrics, trims, and embellishments. As a child I lived in the country. I was encouraged to be in touch with nature and, as a result, I became a gathere…
How to Make a Native American - First Nations, Medicine Bag or Pouch to Wear Around Your Neck
A Medicine Bag is a leather pouch worn around one's neck. Placed inside by the wearer are talisman like sage, willow bark, cedar, stones, teeth & bones to strengthen your spirit and protect you.
DOCUMENT: History of land theft in Tyendinaga | Real People's Media
Deborah Jean Doxtator’s 1982 Master’s Thesis entitled “Tyendinaga Land Surrenders: 1820-1840” is a nearly complete account of how Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory went from 92,700 acres to ~17,000 acres. PDF embedded below.
Canada’s Indigenous population growing 4 times faster than rest of country
A high fertility rate and a growing sense of self are fuelling an explosion in the ranks of Indigenous Peoples, according to fresh census numbers that lay bare the demographic challenges facing one of the most vulnerable and poverty-stricken segments in Canada.