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Keepers of the Earth: Continuing to stand up

This past weekend’s big news about the US Army Corps of Engineers turning down the Dakota Access Pipeline permit was a great victory for...

Why Orange Shirt Day matters to everyone

This morning the community will gather to honour residential school survivors and remember the ones who never came home. Orange Shirt Day, an initiative started...

Keepers of the Earth: Properly disposing of electronics goes beyond “just recycling”

  Ever wonder what to do with your old iPod? You know, the one you shattered after dropping it on the kitchen tiles. Or where...

Summer student scoop: Happy Canada Day? A complicated experiment

This is Peter Phillips - he's The Eastern Door's 2016 summer student. (Jessica Deer, The Easter Door) Today is Canada Day and the country turns...

Keepers of the Earth: Making the switch to organic produce

Nothing beats the welcome return of warm weather to the northeast and the accompanying selection of fresh fruits and vegetables for family get-togethers, BBQs...

Skátne Ionkwatehiahróntie’ – An invisible relic of oppression

By: Megan Kanerahtenha:wi Whyte, The Eastern Door Within the constructs of my own memory, the stone wall that traces the parking lot of Kateri School and...

Keepers of the Earth: Earth Day should be everyday

The Earth Day we know today was originally founded in 1970 by US senator Gaylord Nelson. Senator Nelson initiated this movement in order to...

Dialogue is important

Contrary to my assumption that every person who dresses in a stereotypical “Pocahottie” and “Indian Warrior” costume is a small-minded bigot, it turns out...

Stop the Pocahotties

A western-themed party organized by the owner of Montreal Alouettes’ football team last week sparked controversy after photos posted to Instagram revealed a few...

What the $%# did I just watch?

The latest controversy in cultural appropriation news erupted this week when a New Brunswick singer attempted to bring attention to her Acadian roots and...

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