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Tanya Talaga


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Tanya Talaga is an Anishinaabe Canadian journalist and author.

Her 2017 book, Seven Fallen Feathers, won the RBC Taylor Prize, the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing, and First Nation Communities Read: Young Adult/Adult. The book was also a finalist for the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Nonfiction Prize and the BC National Award for Nonfiction, and it was CBC’s Nonfiction Book of the Year, a Globe and Mail Top 100 Book, and a national bestseller. For more than twenty years she has been a journalist at the Toronto Star, and has been nominated five times for the Michener Award in public service journalism. She was also named the 2017–2018 Atkinson Fellow in Public Policy.

Talaga is of Polish and Indigenous descent. Her great-grandmo
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“In Ojibwe and Cree culture, leadership didn't mean power; it meant caring.”
Tanya Talaga, All Our Relations: Finding the Path Forward

“I don't want to talk about reconciliation. I want to talk about rights.”
Tanya Talaga, All Our Relations: Finding the Path Forward

“If you are conditioned not to care, you are conditioned to indifference, and there is a violence to that indifference.”
Tanya Talaga, All Our Relations: Finding the Path Forward

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