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News

PoC News in America

It’s still #FergusonOctober, and people are still protesting police brutality in light of the Ferguson and Shaw shootings.

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News

PoC News in America

I wish we didn’t publish as early as we did because last Sunday was a busy day for news!

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Pop Culture

Dear White Sci-Fi/Fantasy Fans: Stop Recommending Doctor Who & Harry Potter

When the Lord of the Rings trilogy hit theaters in the early 2000s, millions of Tolkien fans around the world delighted to see one of their favorite epic fantasies on-screen. I, on the other hand, remained completely unaware of the films. I do not recall viewing any trailers, seeing the films on my local theater’s […]

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Movies

5 Must See Movies by Indigenous Filmmakers

Previously I wrote about the whitewashing of Tonto in Disney’s The Lone Ranger and some of the harm done by non-Indigenous filmmakers controlling onscreen images of NDN people. One way to combat this harm is to support Indigenous filmmakers, writers and actors in their endeavors to portray our lives, the multitude ways of being Native, […]