Archives for TRC

Wabanaki Windows 5/19/15

Producer/Host: Donna Loring
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: TRC (Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission) Findings

Key Discussion Points:
a) TRC Background
b) Commission work in various Tribal Communities
c) Commission Findings

Carol Wishcamper TRC Commissioner
Maria Girouard, Former co-host and Penobscot Tribal Member/REACH Wellness Coordinator

Wabanaki Windows 8/20/13

Producer/Host: Donna Loring
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topic: Update of TRC project and International implications

Key Discussion Points :
What has happened since Oct 16,2012
How visible is this project on an international level
Is Genocide accurate in describing what happened to Native people in the US?
How can we be allies?

Esther Attean, Passamaquoddy Tribal Member/Staff member for Muskie Institute and a convening member of the Tribal/State Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

Bennett Collins, Research Assistant, University of St. Andrews Scotland, writing a research paper about the Wabanaki TRC process with Professor Alison Watson and Professor Sioban McEvoy-Levy to be presented at the International Studies Association Conference In Toronto Canada next year.