Sovereignty and Resistance

This theme offers film excerpts on land claims, management of natural resources, ancestral rights and recovery of Aboriginal cultural artefacts. It also presents images showing the resistance of Aboriginal peoples to repression by non-Aboriginal culture.

Excerpts


Dancing Around the Table, Part One

Dancing Around the Table, Part One 2


Our Nationhood

Our Nationhood 3

Our Nationhood 5


Riel Country

Riel Country 3

Riel Country 4


Totem: The Return of the G'psgolox Pole

Totem: The Return of the G'psgolox Pole 2


The Healing Journey Students will learn about Aboriginal peoples’ struggle for self determination and self government, namely the struggles over treaty land entitlements, control over natural resources and rights to ancestral lands and cultural artefacts. The films in this theme portray a rich and proud history of struggle by Aboriginal people in the face of oppression.


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