Colonialism and Racism

The film excerpts in this theme show the devastating effects of European colonialist policies on Aboriginal peoples. They also show acts of racism in which Aboriginal peoples have been victimized in their relations with whites.


Interview with Loretta Todd

Filmmaker Loretta Todd describes the treatment of Aboriginal veterans.

Loretta Todd’s biography and filmography can be consulted by visiting

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