Ahkameyimok Podcast with Perry Bellegarde

Ahkameyimok Podcast with Perry Bellegarde

Latest Episodes

Episode 58: Kevin Hearn of the Barenaked Ladies - Norval Morrisseau Documentary
July 28, 2021

Pop star Kevin Hearn just wanted just wanted to buy a painting by legendary First Nations artist Norval Morrisseau. What he wound up with was a forgery and a lawsuit that uncovered the largest art fraud ring in Canadian history.

Episode 57: What Brings You Hope?
July 07, 2021

Every episode of Ahkameyimok ends with this question: What Brings you Hope? The answers are often inspiring. We replay our favourites in this special episode from everyone from musician William Prince, to Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, Chief Willie Little

Episode 56: 751 Unmarked Graves with Cowesess First Nation Chief Cadmus Delorme
July 01, 2021

Chief Cadmus Delorme on the shocking discovery of over seven hundred unmarked children's graves at the former Marieval Residential School in Saskatchewan

Episode 55: Ron Ignace - First Indigenous Languages Commissioner
June 16, 2021

Ron Ignace, Canada's first Indigenous Languages Commissioner on what he hopes to achieve and how he overcame efforts to erase his language at Residential School

Episode 54: John Milloy - Residential Schools : A National Crime
June 10, 2021

John Milloy's award winning book, "A National Crime: The Canadian Government and the Residential School System," used ground breaking research into government archives to expose the planned genocide of First Nations people at the heart of the residential

Episode 53: Marie Wilson - The Mass Grave at Kamloops Residential School
June 03, 2021

Former TRC Commissioner on the impact of the discovery of children's graves at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School.

**Encore: Chief Willie Littlechild on Bill C-15 and the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People
May 28, 2021

National Chief Perry Bellegarde - Assembly of First Nations