#Research #Report – “Effects of Ethnicity-Related Experiences on Native or #Indigenous People”

A research report I completed this summer “Effects of Ethnicity-Related Experiences on Native or Indigenous People”, for an Educational Research course in my graduate degree. The extent in which teachers do little or nothing for the child subjected to racist behaviors in their classrooms and in schools, from staff and other students, is completely unacceptable. ABSTRACT […]

#InProgress Short #Documentary – “Almost” on #Indigenous Identity for those of Mixed Heritages

Currently working on a short documentary film I titled “Almost” (IMDb link), which should be at or around 30 minutes. It focuses on individuals of mixed indigenous heritage, whether that may be European, American or African. Here are a few of the photos of one young family I worked together with for my first feature […]

Curating a #Film Series “identity. intersectionality. #indigeneity” Nov 7th-Dec 5th in #Berlin w/ xart splitta

A Film Series by Red Haircrow in cooperation with xart splitta. FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE. Pls. view full programme here: www.xartsplitta.net/en/identity-intersectionality-indigeneity/ Description: “A spirit permeates western society of ignoring the harm caused others, especially if it’s for one’s own gratification or convenience. Racism, homo- and transphobia, ableism and sexism are behaviors that demonstrate that spirit. They damage, […]

Call For Submissions #NativeAmerican #Indigenous #Film & Multimedia Screening Opportunity

In cooperation with Xart Splitta, we want to help showcase Native/indigenous films in Berlin, Germany through Fall/Winter 2018. My work at this point is voluntary, but I want to continue helping Natives present and represent themselves, especially in a country where “Indian” stereotypes are happily, pervasively common yet just as damaging and misrepresentative. Many really […]

Decolonization and Indigenization is the New Reconciliation

Originally posted on indigenous motherhood:
Decolonization and indigenization is the new reconciliation. And many of our people are blindly holding, and even kissing, colonialism’s hand in the process. So many of our people are willingly playing the lead role in the now colonial-skewed process of “decolonization” and “indigenization.” They are becoming the pets to the…