Interview with Russ Diabo – Part 1 – The History

This Part I of a two part podcast interview with Mohawk policy analyst, Russ Diabo. Russ shares his story about the search for his identity in his teens; his involvement in First Nation resistance and politics in Canada and the USA; and the political and policy developments leading up to his work on the Liberals’ Aboriginal Platform in the 1990’s.

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Also, Russ and I both contributed to a book called Whose Land is it Anyway: A Manual for Decolonization that is accessible free online:

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