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What is the Idle No More Movement ... Really?

I have been honoured by the request of the Idle No More Founders to be one of their organizers and spokespersons. Working within this movement was a natural extension of the work we already do in First Nations with leaders and citizens. In the last few weeks, many of the media's questions related to how the movement started, what do we want and where it might be headed. I have done my best as one of the spokespeople to answer these questions based on the views shared with me by some of those in the movement.

Al Jazeera Panel on Idle No More:

http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/insidestoryamericas/2013/01/20131282718188634.html

CBC's Power and Politics:

http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/ID/2322717557/

CTV News

http://www.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=836122&playlistId=1.1095861&binId=1.810401

My article in Ottawa Citizen explaining the movement:

http://www.ottawacitizen.com/opinion/op-ed/Idle+More/7753967/story.html

Tonight, I'd like to try to answer those questions as an individual.…