Anishinabek

Understanding Traditional Governance for Today

Understanding Traditional Governance for Today

Over the next few months, members of our community will be leading an effort to integrate Anishinaabemowin Traditional Governance teachings into YSI's work. Here Jon Cada, a collaborator and YSI member from Mississauga First Nation near Blind River, ON, offers up a bit of his story that brings him to this point.

“Lighting The Fire” of youth organizing

“Lighting The Fire” of youth organizing

From May 29th to June 1st, thirty-five young people and adult allies were asked to come “Build a Fire” of youth-led organizing in Algoma. Tracy Fraser, one of our friends at Thinking Rock Community Arts, shares some of what they learned.