The Achievements of Marginalized People Are Earned, Not Gifted

Do they honestly believe there are only a handful of books written by marginalized writers that are remotely worthy of publishing? Do they not realize marginalized writers not only have to compete against everyone else, but also have to fight to be seen among other marginalized writers?

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And Still She Persisted

The Blood Quantum rules set by the Indian Act say that my children can have treaty status, but their children will lose status, if they have a parent who does not have treaty status. The reason: those children would no longer be First Nations Enough. Think about that. Family, culture, language, and land are all being reduced to a process you'd use to figure out the pure-bred status of a dog.