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My radical activist mother Kahentinetha Horn tells me stories of her very long adventurous life, always with the sense of humour that carried herthrough.

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    • 4.9 • 136 Ratings

My radical activist mother Kahentinetha Horn tells me stories of her very long adventurous life, always with the sense of humour that carried herthrough.

    EP . 13 CWMM - Ma and Her Brief Encounter with the Friendship Centre Murderer + Ma Finds Herself at Robert Kennedy’s Funeral

    EP . 13 CWMM - Ma and Her Brief Encounter with the Friendship Centre Murderer + Ma Finds Herself at Robert Kennedy’s Funeral

    In our final episode of season one Ma tells us about the time she encountered the friendship centre murderer! Then we hear the first story she ever told, where recording all this began. She tells me how she ended up at Robert Kennedys funeral! I...

    • 35 min
    BONUS EPISODE - #KahnawakeStandsWithWetsuweten

    BONUS EPISODE - #KahnawakeStandsWithWetsuweten

    #KahnawakeStandsWithWetsuweten a short podcast highlighting the voices of Kahnawake and the people standing in solidarity with our brothers and sisters out west. www.unistoten.campMusic by Kristi Lane Sinclair

    • 19 min
    EP. 12 CWMM - Ma Goes To Europe and Gets Stuck There For A Year

    EP. 12 CWMM - Ma Goes To Europe and Gets Stuck There For A Year

    Ma has quite the European adventure in 1957.

    • 42 min
    EP. 11 CWMM - Ma And That A*****e At Indian Affairs

    EP. 11 CWMM - Ma And That A*****e At Indian Affairs

    Ma gives a bit of insight as to what it was like as an Indigenous person on the grind of 9-5 at Indian Affairs Canada. The ending is so satisfying I promise!

    • 28 min
    EP. 10 CWMM - Ma Goes To Cuba In 1959 'Just To See.'

    EP. 10 CWMM - Ma Goes To Cuba In 1959 'Just To See.'

    Ma tells us about the time she went to Cuba in 1959 to check out what the fuss was all about.

    • 35 min
    EP. 9 CWMM - Ma's Life Is Saved By Her Full Length Faux Fur Coat - The Police Brutality Episode.

    EP. 9 CWMM - Ma's Life Is Saved By Her Full Length Faux Fur Coat - The Police Brutality Episode.

    Ma tells me about the time the Surete Du Quebec (provincial police) beat the shit out of her when she went to get some groceries for us, alone. It was high tension climate, post-blockade Quebec and I vividly remember going to bail her out wearing my faux silk pajamas and Warrior Flag bomber.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
136 Ratings

136 Ratings

RadoGuy ,

Love you and you mum

Just want to say love just hearing you two talk about anything, Ay-ay!

ojibwe46 ,

Loved it!

What a life, inspiring funny emotional, I binged in one afternoon. I had to laugh out loud when you said she was the native Forrest Gump, I was thinking that through many of the episodes haha. Chi Miigwetch!

Lila GG ,

Not a False Move in Sight!

I adore this podcast. I started listening because I’m a fan of Tiio Horn’s acting work. What I totally saw coming was the charm, but what I couldn’t have seen coming was the incredible stories and emotional effect. I know she is a busy woman, but man: do I wish this was a weekly pod. It’s so well done, it’s so necessary, so urgent. I recommend it to everyone.
Incidentally, I have some Birch Bark Coffee headed to me in the US! As requested, to support the show, support the sponsors.

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