Welcome to The Rundown! Whether you are interested in politics or trying to dismantle colonialism and heteropatriarchy, we are here to help you understand what politicians do.


Whether you’re interested in politics (the drama, the intrigue!), looking for ways to dismantle settler-colonial-hetero-patriarchy, or just confused about what politicians ACTUALLY do all day, The Rundown is here for you!

With each season, IYR’s Centre for Indigenous Policy and Research will bring you a new edition of The Rundown recapping everything you need to know about what’s going on in Canadian policy when it comes to Indigenous rights, community, and reconciliation.

Highlights from this issue

  1. Canadian Reconciliation Barometer Protect 2023
  2. Proclaiming Our Roots Project
  3. Federal Budget 2024

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Trigger warning: This issue contains mentions of residential schools, forced or coerced sterilization, and colonial violence.

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