Brandi Morin
Contributor

Brandi Morin is an award-winning Cree/Iroquois/French journalist from Treaty 6 territory in Alberta. For the last 10 years Brandi has specialized in sharing Indigenous stories, some of which helped spark change and reconciliation in Canada’s political, cultural and social landscapes.

Her most notable work has appeared in publications and on networks including Ricochet, National Geographic, Al Jazeera English, the Guardian, VICE, ELLE Canada, the Toronto Star, the New York Times, Huffpost, Indian Country Today Media Network, the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network National News, and CBC Indigenous.

Brandi has won a number of major awards for her journalism (including an Edward R. Murrow award for investigative journalism, a Digital Publishing Award for outstanding feature reporting and a Human Rights Reporting award from the Canadian Association of Journalists for her work with the CBC’s Beyond 94 project tracking the progress of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action.

Her debut memoir, Our Voice of Fire, was published by House of Anansi in 2022 and has won a number of literary awards.

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New Indigenous Alberta NDP leadership candidate to UCP: ‘Start packing your bags’
Brandi Morin
February 24, 2024
Brandi Morin: Police raids rock Edmonton, as Indigenous encampment dismantled
Brandi Morin
January 18, 2024
Breaking into TMX: Secwépemc allies try to stop construction of Canada’s pipeline
Brandi Morin
December 15, 2023
For Indigenous communities in Alberta, the oil industry has left an ugly stain
Brandi Morin
December 6, 2023
Brandi Morin: In Nevada, Indigenous land protectors face off with a Canadian mining company
Brandi Morin
September 14, 2023
‘Today is a good day to die’: Brandi Morin reports from a new RCMP raid at Fairy Creek
Brandi Morin
August 23, 2023
Brandi Morin: On the ground with Indigenous communities fleeing a climate inferno
Brandi Morin
June 9, 2023
Brandi Morin: Stranded on the dark roads of Wet’suwet’en territory with CGL security
Brandi Morin
May 2, 2023
Photojournalist takes on RCMP in fight for press freedom
Brandi Morin
April 14, 2023
Brandi Morin: For the Wet’suwet’en, latest RCMP raid confirms that reconciliation is ‘dead’
Brandi Morin
April 5, 2023
Mi’kmaw community in Newfoundland sounding alarm about drinking water they fear is contaminated
Brandi Morin
January 29, 2023
Healing from trauma in Wet’suwet’en
Brandi Morin
January 17, 2023
She-Hulk director takes emotional pilgrimage to Wet’suwet’en
Brandi Morin
September 24, 2022
‘Gut-wrenching:’ Drilling starts under Wet’suwet’en river
Brandi Morin
September 20, 2022
Amidst the sacred lands of my Mohawk ancestors — return to Kahnawake
Brandi Morin
June 9, 2022
Wet’suwet’en report round-the-clock surveillance and harassment by RCMP and pipeline security
Brandi Morin
May 2, 2022
Human rights matter: In Ukraine, and in Wet’suwet’en
Brandi Morin
March 4, 2022
Corporate prosecutions of land defenders could be coming to Canada
Brandi Morin
February 15, 2022
The last of the untamed: Wedzin Kwa and the Wet’suwet’en fight to save her
Brandi Morin
January 29, 2022
‘I can never stop being Wet’suwet’en:’ Summit strengthens alliances against CGL pipeline
Brandi Morin
January 18, 2022
Fairy Creek: Midnight raids and police aggression stoke tensions
Brandi Morin
June 29, 2021
At Fairy Creek, Indigenous-settler allyships are complicated — but they’re working
Brandi Morin
June 12, 2021