Debrief with special guest Métis journalist Danielle Paradis
Danielle Paradis is a journalist based in Edmonton, Alberta with a special interest in Indigenous and women's issues.
She's been published by Chatelaine, CANADALAND, BUSTLE, Star Metro Edmonton, Gig City, The Spraw and more.
Dani has also pitched, researched and contributed to the writing of several episodes for Canadian True Crime - including Saskatoon Freezing Deaths and Mayerthorpe Tragedy... with more to come.
Approximate timestamps of our discussion:
00:00 - Introduction to Dani Paradis, background, how she got into journalism
05:00 - Métis heritage
08:00 - Truth & Reconciliation Day - September 30
20:00 - Maranda Shelly Peter
30:00 - What Dani is working on right now
Resources and links:
Some of Dani's writing:
- Canada’s Media Was Always Going To Dismiss Genocide Against Indigenous Women (CANADALAND)
- The Death Of Cindy Gladue, And The Criminal Defence Tactic That Should Alarm Every Woman in Canada (Chatelaine)
- What You Need To Know About The Biggest Indigenous Issues This Election (Chatelaine)
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