Wab Kinew on Getting Attention for Native Stories
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AFN National Chief Atleo 'Moved' by CBC's 8th Fire; Episode 3 Airs January 26
Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo gives the CBC News documentary 8th Fire high marks. “I was personally very emotionally moved by watching this documentary,” he told reporters in a January 25 conference call wrapping up the Crown–First Nations Gathering of the day before. “It’s like, Wow, we see ourselves reflected back in mainstream society.” He said that this is the kind of awareness that First Nations are trying to cultivate within Canada’s mainstream…