Rage, red, removed: Understanding the future of Victoria’s monuments

Experts explore ways to productively move forward and contextualize monuments


How Indigenous-led organizations are rebuilding connection to language and culture

Indigenous students find success in culturally-relevant programs. A Nanaimo organization is working to make sure that success continues.


First People’s Map brings Indigenous cultural heritage and language revitalization to your browser

By Emily Fagan
Jun 25, 2021

Map indicates territories and communities, but also artists, languages, organizations, events and more


Allegations of systemic racism rocking the Greater Victoria School District

By Nina Grossman
Jun 24, 2021

How the school district has taken one misstep after another in fraught conversations around Indigenous learning


The Campbell River store owner spotlighting other Indigenous businesses

By Marissa Tiel
Apr 28, 2021

Launched during the pandemic, Wildflowers & Co. emphasizes Indigenous artists and artisans


Divide-and-conquer, old growth, and hereditary leadership: inside the Indigenous takes on the Fairy Creek blockades

By Kate Korte
Apr 24, 2021

Pacheedaht First Nation expresses disapproval for Fairy Creek blockades—while Elder Bill Jones continues to support them


Brush up your Salish: Expand your vocabulary with these Coastal First Nations terms

Get closer to your Vancouver Island home by learning the terms literally shaped by the Salish Sea


The forgotten graveyards under Victoria

The BC capital is built atop one of the largest burial grounds of the pre-contact world