Cannabis has become a hot topic in Indigenous communities across the country since legalization came into effect just over one month ago – bringing with it questions surrounding sovereignty, treaty rights, and community wellness. This week, representatives from Kahnawake joined leaders from First Nations across Canada at a cannabis conference in Calgary. Grand Chief Joe […]
Kahnawake hip hop artist J.J. Rice was named Artist of the Year at the PEABO Awards over the weekend. The award recognizes entertainers, artists, athletes and entrepreneurs working to build community. Rice, who goes by the stage name Johnny Nayshun won the title at the 9th annual PEABO awards ceremony in Cambridge, Ontario on Saturday.