Kukukwes.com – The Podcast: Episode 6

Approximately 200 people gathered at Victoria Park In Halifax for a rally before marching to the Halifax Commons to show solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota/Photo by Stephen Brake

Kukukwes.com – The Podcast: Episode 6
Recorded on November 13, 2016
Host: Maureen Googoo

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Podcast includes:

1. Interview with Dorene Bernard from Indian Brook First Nation, N.S. who took part in a march to show support for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North Dakota. Read the news story here: kukukwes.com/2016/11/06/march-organized-in-halifax-to-support-standing-rocks-opposition-to-dakota-pipeline/

2. Interview with Glenn Knockwood who wants to open up a gym for Parkour in Halifax. Read the news story here: kukukwes.com/2016/11/14/mikmaw-parkourist-wants-to-open-parkour-gym-in-halifax-area/

3. Interview with Danielle Cry, one of the authors of the book, The Mi’kmaq of Ges’pe’ge’wa’gi, which details the history of Mi’kmaw people in the Gaspe region of Quebec and northern New Brunswick. Read the news story here: kukukwes.com/2016/11/18/an-interview-with-danielle-cyr-co-author-of-book-about-history-of-gespegewagi-migmaq/

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About Maureen Googoo 256 Articles
Maureen Googoo is an award-winning journalist from Indian Brook First Nation (Sipekne'katik) in Nova Scotia. She has worked in news more than 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 journalism degree from Ryerson University in Toronto and a Masters degree in journalism from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York City.