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...

HEALTH: Suicide Prevention

Love My Life T – Shirt Campaign – Suicide Prevention Project by Dr. Peter Eppinga Depression is common in society; however, many people do not get treatment for it for various reasons. Untreated depression can lead to suicidal thoughts and may eventually lead to...

ARTS: Artist Neepin Auger

Artist Neepin Auger: The Next Generation By Lynn Calf Robe NEEPIN AUGER: An Artist, writer and mother from the Bigstone Cree Nation. (Treaty 6) Raised in an art studio, Auger shares her artisticstyle and journey which is very much inspired by her late father Dale Auger, an...
Posted On 15 Nov 2013

Carrissa Lowhorn

Iksokapi Profile: Carrissa Lowhorn, Siksika Nation Selected as the 1st IKSOKAPI Profile, Carrissa Lowhorn exhibits all things great about the Indigenous woman of the world Carrissa Lowhorn is a First Nation woman from Siksika Nation, she has always been passionate about helping...
Posted On 15 Nov 2013