New Leaders in a Very Old Town

Tonight, we have a new mayor in Edmonton. And i’m so happy, not least because he has thrice made reference to Indigenous roots. He had himself introduced by a volunteer from Treaty 6. He said, as if we all have long known and accepted this, “Edmonton is a very old place.” And he named honouring…

Idle No More

dandelion seeds blow and root across borders heedless   lifted for the sun   Today, Idle No More happens all around the world. Here’s to all the people, old and young, of whatever heritage, who have taken up the challenge to say, we all have a stake in the health and sanctity of our world….