Episode 11: Reconciliation In Entrepreneurship
On this episode, we speak with two very innovative entrepreneurs who use community as inspiration. We pose the questions — has reconciliation happened on an economic development scale? Has it happened within the lives of these go-getters?
We close off our episode with a brand new track from Peg City MC, the OB. This is “Not A Terrorist”– check out more of his music at soundcloud.com/studio393.
Our opening and closing theme music comes to us courtesy of Boogey The Beat — check out more of his brilliant work at soundcloud.com/boogeythebeat. The interstitial music is courtesy of Bloom — you can hear more of their songs at bloom14.bandcamp.com.
Minogondaagan, was produced on Treaty One territory, the original lands of the Anishinaabeg, Nehiyawak, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene peoples, and the homeland of the Métis nation.
We would like to thank the Community Radio Fund Of Canada, the University Of Manitoba’s Office Of Indigenous Engagement, the National Centre For Truth & Reconcilliation, the University Of Manitoba Student’s Union and UMFM 101.5 for their support in the production of this series.
Our first guest is Kyle Nobess, a film actor and screen-play writer born and raised in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba. He is a credited actor from films and television such as the television show Mohawk Girls and film Curse of Chucky and is named one of APTN's Top 10 Television Personalities. Kyle has continued to diversify himself and has taken his film and creative knowledge to the nu media platform as he and his brother have created a youtube channel massholeh which is now partnered with Much Digital studios, more can be seen at much.ca./creators.
Our second guest is Ashley Richard, born and grown in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She is one of the co-founders of Red Rising Magazine and the Manitoba representative for Taking it Global. Through her work with Taking It Global, she created Rising Youth a program that helps young people by providing them with grants to put out positive community initiatives.