Indigenous

Opinion

Indigenous voices need to be heard in the climate fight

Long before Greta Thunberg, Extinction Rebellion and the Green New Deal, Indigenous activists were leading the battle for environmental justice.
Michaël Smith
12.17.19
Culture

meet the young indigenous activist decolonizing environmentalism to save the planet

As we face a climate crisis, Indigenous environmental activists like Jamie Graham-Blair are highlighting how traditional custodians have always protected country.
Triana Hernandez
7.29.19
Art

wendy red star's art celebrates the indigenous roots of feminism

Her new exhibit explores Native American ideologies and the forgotten history of the Crow tribe.
Sara Radin
5.21.19
Culture

meet the warriors of djab wurrung fighting for the future

We spoke with traditional owners and supporters gathered on Djab Wurrung country to protect sacred trees and land from destruction.
R. Oliver
5.7.19
Culture

veggie mijas is the woc collective decolonizing your diet

Founder Amy Quichiz tells i-D about the importance of 'intersectional veganism,' and how it connects women to their ancestral roots.
Sara Radin
11.20.18
Art

the indigenous art collective digging up pittsburgh's problematic labor legacy

Postcommodity unearths the city's invisible narratives, creating the most important art work at this year's Carnegie International.
Benoit Loiseau
11.2.18
Australia

kardajala kirridarra’s ambient electronica champions aboriginal women

With references including thunderstorms, Bjork, indigenous languages and the role of women in Aboriginal communities, the group are knitting together past, present and future.
Triana Hernandez
6.21.17
Think Pieces

young, proud and aboriginal: exploring activism and allies in 2017

"Aboriginal people are sick of being talked about — in parliament, in schooling systems, everywhere. We want to be talked to, we want to be part of the discussion, we have so much to say and we have been silenced for so long."
Triana Hernandez
4.26.17
punk

introducing serwah attafuah

DISPOSSESSED’s guitarist on using punk to champion Indigenous, queer and black voices.
Triana Hernandez
2.2.17
Culture

activist and artist noni cragg on family, history and engaging with her indigenous heritage

By drawing on ideas of belonging, location, beauty, and connection to the land, the young artist's portraits explore cultural and racial identity.
Ingrid Kesa
5.20.16