POLITICS: AFN Alberta Regional Chief Cameron Alexis

Greetings from AFN Alberta Regional Chief Cameron Alexis Assembly of First Nations (AFN) – Alberta Regional Chief Cameron Alexis from Alexis Nakoda Sioux First Nation has served his first year with the national advocacy organization that represents approximately 900,000...

WELLNESS: #TeamGetFit

Jacey Doore-Saddleback introduces #TeamGetFit Oki – my name is Jacey Doore-Saddleback, I am 26 years old, I’m married to Cassidy Saddleback and I have two amazing children Casdin and Paiden. My parents are Marsha and Leroy Wolf Collar, my grandparents are Clement and...

BOOKS: I am Algonquin

Novel: “I Am Algonquin”               Author: Rick Reveille Summary: Takes place in the Ottawa Valley in the 1320’s, pre-European and before the Haudenosaunee were a united Five Nations. The story follows a warrior called Mahingan and his family unit as he tries to provide for...

POLITICS: Idle No More

IDLE NO MORE (INM) – One year later with the original founding members of INM IDLE NO MORE: Founders of the Idle No More movement; Nina Wilson, Sheelah Mclean, Sylvia McAdam, and Jessica Gordon were selected to be part of a prestigious group of the Top 100 global thinkers...

BEAUTY: with Tahnee M. Hairstylist

Hairstylist: Tahnee M. with Spasation in West Edmonton Mall by Tahnee McDonald I am Tahnee M (McDonald) Masterstylist. A Cree/Nakota from the Enoch Cree Nation however I reside on the Paul First Nation. I love to hunt, dance with the women’s traditional at powwows, I bead and...

EDUCATION: First Nations Education Act

What are your thoughts on the First Nations Education Act? DUSTIN FIDDLER, Saskatchewan – “The proposed First Nations Education Act is a legislation formed by the government without proper consultation of the First Nations people it will primarily affect. I have met...

TWO SPIRIT: with Jeffery Waterchief

Two-Spirit Perspective by Jeffery Waterchief  Oki! Nisto nitsinhkasim Piinoamahka. I am Carries Gun Far. I am 26 years young hailing from the Siksika Nation reserve about an hour east of the city of Calgary. I am well known as Jeffrey ” JR”  Water Chief. I am proudly 2-Spirited...

Introduction to IksokapiMagazine.com

Oki – Welcome to www.IksokapiMagazine.com An online publication created for Indigenous women, by Indigenous women in North America OKI – Nisto Nitaniko (my name) is Lynn Calf Robe, Owner & Editor of IKSOKAPI Magazine and I am extremely happy to welcome everyone to...

SPORTS: Basketball Star Malayah Bruno

Name: Malayah Bruno Age: 17 Grade: 12 School: St. Mary’s High School Sport: Basketball Team Name: Saints Position: Guard/Centre/Forward 17 year old Basketball Sensation Malayah Bruno will be representing St. Mary’s Girls Basketball team this season in Calgary,...

Photographer Blaire Russell

Blaire Russell: Imagination. Creation. Revolution of modern image. My is name is Nitaokosi “Lone Child.” I belong to the Lone Fighters clan of the Blood Tribe. My objective is to modernize the image of my generation. We are survivors that are thriving in an...