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From remote reserves to bustling big cities, join Urban Native Girl Lisa Charleyboy as she brings you to the surprising heart of the conversations important to Aboriginal youth. Drop in as they reveal the complexities, challenges and contradictions of what it means to be young and Indigenous today.

From remote reserves to bustling big cities, join Urban Native Girl Lisa Charleyboy as she brings you to the surprising heart of the conversations important to Aboriginal youth. Drop in as they reveal the complexities, challenges and contradictions of what it means to be young and Indigenous today.
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Toronto, Ontario

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From remote reserves to bustling big cities, join Urban Native Girl Lisa Charleyboy as she brings you to the surprising heart of the conversations important to Aboriginal youth. Drop in as they reveal the complexities, challenges and contradictions of what it means to be young and Indigenous today.

Language:

English


Episodes

Young and Indigenous in the city

8/26/2017
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For the final episode of the New Fire season, millennials discuss how they are combining urban and Indigenous cultures.

Duration: 00:28:09


Indigenous youth are standing up and speaking out

8/19/2017
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Today, New Fire brings you into big moments when Indigenous young people overcome their doubts, collect their courage, and stand up to make their voices heard.

Duration: 00:27:16


Music is giving voice to Indigenous youth

8/12/2017
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Meet young people who are finding deeper meaning in music — and finding their voices along the way.

Duration: 00:26:12


The surprising bonds between Indigenous siblings

8/5/2017
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Meet Indigenous siblings who have thought hard about what it means to be a brother or a sister — and who are sticking close through good times and bad.

Duration: 00:25:54


Walking in the footsteps of your family

7/29/2017
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Meet four young, Indigenous women who have chosen to follow the path that their parents have helped set out for them.

Duration: 00:28:09


Opening up about Indigenous intimacy

7/22/2017
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Conversations about love and sex among Indigenous youth are often held behind closed doors, at kitchen tables or on the powwow trail. We want to bring those conversations out into the open.

Duration: 00:26:32


Let the Indigenous Games begin

7/15/2017
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Young athletes from across Turtle Island are gathering to compete in the North American Indigenous Games. On this week's show, you'll meet incredible young athletes at NAIG and beyond — for these youth, sports are much more than a way to win medals.

Duration: 00:28:04


1.5 Lucky Braids

7/13/2017
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Are two braids better than one? 16-year-old Hannah Morningstar on throwing, dancing, and bush walks. The final doc in our special five-part series introducing you to young athletes competing at the North American Indigenous Games (NAIG).

Duration: 00:16:33


1.4 The Middle Child

7/13/2017
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Can 19-year-old lacrosse player Kallen Currie use sports to strengthen the bonds of brotherhood? Tune in for this special series profiling young athletes competing at NAIG 2017.

Duration: 00:15:56


1.3 Golfing With Grandma

7/13/2017
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How golf is helping 13-year-old Ryan Blair forge closer relationships with his family. Part of our series profiling young athletes competing at NAIG 2017.

Duration: 00:16:36


1.2 Double Trouble

7/13/2017
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Meet Melody & Lylee Horn. Can the sisters use soccer to gain confidence on and off the field? Tune in as we profile young athletes competing at the 2017 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG).

Duration: 00:17:50


1.1 No Crying In Baseball

7/13/2017
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In this special five-part series, we meet young athletes competing at the North American Indigenous Games (NAIG). For 16-year-old softball player Hunter Lang, it’s about more than just educating herself.

Duration: 00:17:58


Pushing the boundaries of ceremony and culture

7/8/2017
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From social media at ceremonies to LGBT powwows, Indigenous traditions aren’t things that are stuck in the past. They’re changing and evolving - and it’s young people leading that shift.

Duration: 00:28:05


'Where are you from?'

6/29/2017
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On the season premiere of New Fire with Lisa Charleyboy, hear from young people who are learning about their Indigenous nations - and what that means to them.

Duration: 00:28:03


'Where are you from?'

6/24/2017
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On the season premiere of New Fire with Lisa Charleyboy, hear from young people who are learning about their Indigenous nations - and what that means to them.

Duration: 00:28:05


How far would you go for education?

6/24/2017
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Meet young Indigenous people who have to leave home in the name of education - and who are finding ways to stay connected to where they're from.

Duration: 00:27:56


New Fire returns for Season 2

5/24/2017
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This summer, New Fire will introduce you to the next generation of Indigenous voices. From social media to sex, culture to ceremony, Indigenous young people share their stories and invite you into their communities. Our second season begins June 26!

Duration: 00:01:43


Young and Indigenous in 2015

5/16/2017
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For our debut episode, New Fire looks at how young Indigenous people define themselves in 2015.

Duration: 00:26:13


Leaving Home

5/16/2017
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Whether you're running away from your remote reserve, escaping from a small town or big city, or heading back to traditional territory - displacement is a fact of life for many Indigenous young people.

Duration: 00:28:02


Rebellion

5/16/2017
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Rebellion is part of growing up, whether it's standing up to your parents or getting political and 'fighting the man'. This week, New Fire features the stories of Indigenous youth taking taking a stand.

Duration: 00:26:07

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