Aboriginal

The World Post
Let me ask you a question. Would you expect a Jewish person to stand during the German national anthem after the Second World
Wellness
On Friday our family wears orange. You can't compare pain and hurt like the one our people endured in the Residential Schools
Impact
Recently, the UN celebrated the Day For Indigenous Peoples. Western history's coverage of our relationships with Aboriginal/Indigenous peoples has mostly been reporting on western cases of killing and cultural annihilation. I've come to believe that we have much to learn from Indigenous peoples.
Videos
The pre match 'War Cry' has been a feature of All Stars games since 2010. The All Stars hope that the dance will eventually be adopted by the Australian team
Tech
In our formative stages, we human beings lived in an aboriginal state of tune with the horrors and favors, beauty and beasts of nature. The evolution of our brain and its attendant senses allowed us to survive, helped us to thrive, and finally potentiated our transformation into the dominant predator on the planet.
Culture & Arts
Australian artist, Helen Andronis Ibrahim, is putting her own spiritual and modern spin on earthly enlightenment.
Religion
Sweat ceremonies clean and heal, both physically and mentally. They purge the mind, bring clarity, and test participant's endurance, strength and courage. They're holy places where people renew their inherent deep and natural connection to the universe.
Politics
But voter ID laws could prevent indigenous Canadians from exercising their democratic right.
The World Post
The Oka country club is not hosting powwows or returning land to Mohawks. However, we are not staring each other down, bristling with hostility. We're somewhere in between, inching toward reconciliation.
The World Post
The report notes that while addressing Parliament in 1883, Canada's first prime minister, John A. MacDonald, said assimilation
Impact
If you watched that video right through, you've watched just under 20 minutes of something special... Something you can't buy or bottle: Passion.
Culture & Arts
I recently sat down with Julian to talk about his first visit to Africa, which is the subject of the Horizons exhibition at the Emmanuel Fremin Gallery.
Travel
The Ancestors Culture The bar to be in Bondi is the Icebergs perch, high above the rocking surf -- the place was packed for
Culture & Arts
Recently I traveled up through the Northern Territory near Darwin to a prime site for rock paintings in and around Kakadu National Park. While my visits to expressive rock carvings and paintings were fascinating, I was most interested in seeing the art that is being produced in recent times.
Travel
It's rough. The soil is hard and red, soft and warm at the same time. The shades of the rock are not really calming at all, nothing refreshing like the shade of a tree or a market umbrella. This is the center of Australia, this is aboriginal Uluru.
Travel
Everything you'll ever need for an intrepid adventure lies within the realms of Australia's Northern Territory. Key elements that we all seek when we strive to challenge ourselves, strive to embark on a trip that has the power to change us, the Northern Territory has in abundance.
Travel
I had been to Australia more than 10 years ago and spent time exploring bustling Sydney and beautiful Cairns. Two of my most favorite places ever!
Culture & Arts
Any musicologist or art historian will tell you that the music and art of a culture says everything about the culture itself. When did we stop creating culture and instead started devouring it?
Environment
We need to listen to the surviving first cultures. They are a vehicle for connecting modern humanity to nature and wisdom.