Posts By: Leanne Simpson


I Am Not a Nation-State

This past winter, Idle No More organizers in Toronto recognized that although Indigenous peoples have been talking about nationhood for years, the idea of Indigenous nationhood is a concept still very misunderstood by Canadians. In …

Elsipogtog Front Lines

‘Our bodies should be on the land’

The story here, the real story, is virtually the same story in every Indigenous nation:  Over the past several centuries we have been violently dispossessed of most of our land to make room …