[3], She is the previous Coordinator of the Indigenous Performing Arts Alliance, a member-driven organization of professional Indigenous performing artists and arts organizations. [10] This podcast focuses on little known parts of Canadian history and explores the histories of marginalized communities in Canada. A Mohawk doctor from Six Nations Reserve, "Dr. O" was one of the first Indigenous physicians in Canada. [9], In 2019 Johnson won the best audio work award at the imagineNATIVE Film and Media Arts Festival. The Secret Life of Canada looks at the changing face of caregivers in Canada. The Secret Life of Canada is a podcast about the untold and undertold history of Canada. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6. The new podcast, The Secret Life of Canada, promises to disrupt the narratives of erasure common in typical social studies classes and much of this year’s Canada 150 programming. It's been 30 years since an event you may know as the Oka Crisis; but that's not where the story begins for The Secret Life of Canada. Democrats seize on reports of Trump's tax avoidance Added 9 hours ago 02:03. First, we explore the falls’ geological formation and how they were divided between Canada and the United States. She is a member of the bear clan. [9], Johnson co-hosts the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation podcast, Secret Life of Canada with Leah-Simone Bowen. Born in 1982, Johnson is from Six Nations of the Grand River and graduated from the George Brown Theatre School. Join hosts Leah and Falen as they explore the unauthorized history of a complicated country. The Secret Life of Canada highlights the people, places and stories that probably didn't make it into your high school textbook. Follow Share. Because there's laughter, alright, but also some tears. Meet Dr. Oronhyatekha. 138 Followers 417 Plays. Secret Life of Canada's Falen Johnson reflects on the not-so-distant past, a story told through two objects she found at her great-grandmother's house. This episode, a look at the early history of Chinese people this side of the Pacific, and the historic Chinatown in B.C. R. Daphna Rabinovitch, one of the hosts of Canadian Living Cooks; Rachael Ray, hosts 30 Minute Meals and has hosted $40 a Day, Inside Dish, Rachael Ray's Tasty Travels; Gordon Ramsay; Rob Rainford; Sandi Richard, host of Fixing Dinner; Emily Richards, one of the hosts of Canadian Living Cooks; Bobby Rivers, host of Top 5; David Rocco; Carlo Rota; Joel Rousell, one of three hosts of … [14], As part of its Indigenous Arts Award Laureates program, the Ontario Arts Council awarded Johnson with the Emerging Artist Award in 2015. (Hint: something this deeply rooted is hard to exhume without changing the foundation.). Atuat Akittirq is a knowledge keeper. Six episodes of the podcasts Tai Asks Why and The Secret Life of Canada have been adapted into classroom-ready lessons, complete with slideshows, videos, activities, and even homework. Our guest panellists were podcast hosts/producers, Katie Jensen from The Secret Life of Canada, James Hartnett and Michael Balazo of The Landlord and Tenant Podmess, Michelle Parise of Alone: A Love Story, and Tyler Allen of The Minds of Madness. Latest Episodes. They explore the image of the Mountie in early Hollywood, what Irish and Indian resistance to British rule has to do with it, and why young Canada felt a greater need for policing in the West. The Secret Life of Niagara Falls We dive into one of Canada’s most-visited tourist destinations—and self-professed honeymoon capital of the world—Niagara Falls, Ontario. Technology & Science. border really the “longest undefended border” in the world? 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