Kukukwes.com – The Podcast: Episode 3

Freeman Douglas Knockwood, 86, received the 2016 Order of Nova Scotia on Oct. 12/Photo by Stephen Brake

Kukukwes.com – The Podcast: Episode 3
Recorded on October 15, 2016
Host: Maureen Googoo

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Podcast includes:

1. Respected Mi’kmaw elder, Doug Knockwood from Indian Brook First Nation, N.S.,  receives the Order of Nova Scotia. Read the news story here: kukukwes.com/2016/10/12/mikmaq-elder-doug-knockwood-receives-order-of-nova-scotia/

2. Stacey Lee Marshall-Tabor with the Millbrook First Nation, N.S. talks about her human rights complaint against her own band. Read the news story here: kukukwes.com/2016/08/06/judge-dismisses-millbrooks-request-to-overturn-human-rights-tribunal-discrimination-ruling/

3. An Atlantic Canada Indigenous youth conference held in Halifax in August 2016 focused on raising awareness around mental health. Read the news story here: kukukwes.com/2016/08/08/indigenous-youth-conference-focuses-on-mental-health-issues/


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About Maureen Googoo 153 Articles
Maureen Googoo is an award-winning journalist from Indian Brook First Nation (Sipekne'katik) in Nova Scotia. She has worked in news for 30 years for media outlets such as CBC Radio, the Chronicle-Herald and the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network. Maureen has an arts degree in political science from Saint Mary's University in Halifax, a post-graduate degree in journalism from Ryerson University in Toronto and a Masters degree in journalism from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York City.