Jeanette Corbiere Lavell: Matriarch, Warrior & Leader

Warrior Life Podcast
Jeanette Corbiere Lavell: Matriarch, Warrior & Leader

On today’s episode of the Warrior Life Podcast, I got to talk to Anishinabeg matriarch, warrior and leader, Dr. Jeanette Corbiere Lavell.

She is the former President of Ontario Native Women’s Association and the Native Women’s Association of Canada. She spent decades advocating for the rights of Native women and even sued Canada over sex discrimination in the Indian Act.

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Hi! I’m Dr. Pam Palmater, an Indigenous lawyer, professor, author, content creator and producer. I create educational videos about Indigenous issues and provide critical analysis of state laws, policies and practices that impact Indigenous peoples, and highlight the important work of First Nation (Canada) and Native American (USA) warriors on the frontlines of Native resistance, resurgence and revitalization.

I am a citizen of the Mi’kmaw Nation and a member of Eel River Bar First Nation from Mi’kma’ki (Mi’kmaw territory in New Brunswick, Canada).

I am the producer and host of the Warrior Life Podcast which helps lift the voices of Indigenous leaders, advocates, land defenders, water protectors, actors, artists and even chefs!

I am also the producer and host of the Warrior Kids Podcast – an award-winning children’s podcast which celebrates everything Indigenous – languages, stories and cool Native peeps!




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