Leena Minifie

Leena Minifie (Gitxaala) is the editor of Ricochet's Indigenous Reporting Fund, and a producer, journalist and media maker. Her interest lies where art, culture, land and politics intersect and collide. Leena has produced stories over the last decade for the likes of CBC Radio One news, CTV First Story, Native American Calling (US), and APTN National News. She lives on unceded Coast Salish territories in Vancouver, but remains dedicated to her traditional territory of the Lach Klan and Ts'ymsen.

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‘The world should have stopped’: An Indigenous woman responds to Canada’s admission of genocide
Leena Minifie
June 6, 2019
in memoriam
‘Take care of each other:’ Honouring Beau Dick’s legacy
March 29, 2017
Unsettling Canada
Remembering Arthur Manuel, irreplaceable advocate for Indigenous rights
Leena Minifie
January 17, 2017
Dakota Access Pipeline
Injured Standing Rock water protector: ‘It’s not about me, it’s about the Indigenous peoples’
Leena Minifie
November 23, 2016
Dakota Access Pipeline
Standing Rock: Stories from the front
Leena Minifie
November 6, 2016
Dakota Access Pipeline
Allegations of rights abuses at Standing Rock draw international attention
Leena Minifie
October 31, 2016
Pipeline resistance
VIDEO: Standing Rock Sioux continue struggle against Dakota Access Pipeline
Leena Minifie
October 14, 2016
As Fort McMurray fire grows, First Nations and small towns step up for evacuees
Leena Minifie
May 5, 2016
Corporate negligence
Immense gas leak in California fuels toxic levels of public distrust
Leena Minifie
February 26, 2016
Law and justice
Jody Wilson-Raybould: balancing the scales, balancing identities
Leena Minifie
January 27, 2016
Canada Votes 2015
To vote or not: the issue facing Indigenous people
Leena Minifie
October 19, 2015
Resource Extraction
Banks Island Gold refused to shut down mine after spill in remote coastal B.C.
Leena Minifie
July 31, 2015
Cindy Gladue case: a reminder the justice system is broken for Aboriginal women
Leena Minifie
April 2, 2015
What part of ‘no’ does Shawn Atleo not understand?
Leena Minifie
December 17, 2014
Why we need more Indigenous journalism — and how you can help
Leena Minifie
October 16, 2014