Round Table honours local women

The doulas who comprise the group Konwati’shatstenhsherawi’s - Women Empowering Women were among those nominated for the KSCS International Women’s Day event. Courtesy Jody Jacobs The parenting team at Kahnawake Shakotiia’takehnhas Community Services (KSCS) marked International Women’s Day with a special edition of Round Table Talk on Facebook Live. “Our role is so important to

Women stand up to protect trees

(COURTESY JULIA KANATHIIOSTHA LAZORE) The women’s warrior flag was designed in honour of Ieweras Gray, who lost her life to leukemia, and represents strength and unity among Onkwehón:we women [apss_share] Dear Readers: As an essential service that is still open during the COVID-19 pandemic, The Eastern Door is fighting hard to keep news like

Land defenders stand up for the Pines

Cutting trees and destroying the land was exactly what Kanesatake and Kahnawake fought against in 1990. (VIRGINIE ANN THE EASTERN DOOR) [apss_share] Dear Readers: As an essential service that is still open during the COVID-19 pandemic, The Eastern Door is fighting hard to keep news like this flowing, in our print product, though

Economic project aims to empower women

The StartUP Nations project moved entirely online this year (COURTESY KANESATAKE ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT) [apss_share] Dear Readers: As an essential service that is still open during the COVID-19 pandemic, The Eastern Door is fighting hard to keep news like this flowing, in our print product, though an online subscription at www.eastermdoor.com and

The debilitating effects of trauma

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