Jordan Marie Daniel - Runner, Indigenous Rights Advocate, Boston Marathon, Rising Heats, Missing and Murdered Indigenous Relatives
On this episode of Le Run Down I had an incredible conversation with runner and Founder of Rising Hearts, Jordan Marie Daniel.
Jordan has always advocated for indigenous peoples, but the 2019 Boston marathon was a huge signal boost for her message.
She loves running, and uses the platform it provides to raise awareness, and promote positive change for the indigenous community.
https://olympics.nbcsports.com/2021/06/06/sifan-hassan-world-record-10000-meters/ (Sifan Hassan smashes 10,000m world record - Track and Field (nbcsports.com))
https://www.instagram.com/skylarrothmac/ (Skylar Roth-MacDonald (@skylarrothmac) • Instagram photos and videos)
https://milesforsmilescanada.com/ (Miles for Smiles (milesforsmilescanada.com))
https://www.jordanmariedaniel.com/ (Jordan Marie Daniel)
https://www.jordanmariedaniel.com/rising-hearts (Rising Hearts — Jordan Marie Daniel)
https://globalsportmatters.com/culture/2019/11/15/voices-jordan-marie-daniel-is-running-for-those-whose-voices-were-stolen/ (Voices: Jordan Marie Daniel is running for those whose voices were stolen (globalsportmatters.com))
https://www.instagram.com/nativein_la/ (JORDAN (@nativein_la) • Instagram photos and videos)
https://thetyee.ca/Analysis/2021/06/21/Story-By-Story-Canada-News-Media-Built-Indigenous-Oppression/ (The Tyee - Story by Story, Canada’s News Media Built Indigenous Oppression)
http://www.huycares.org/blog/wash-doc-pledges-to-restore-indigenous-religious-freedoms/ (Huy - Wash. DOC Pledges to Restore Indigenous Religious Freedoms)
https://www.thestar.com/politics/political-opinion/2021/06/18/i-came-to-parliament-seeking-help-for-indigenous-people-but-no-one-cares-enough-to-act.html (Toronto Star - MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq: I came to Parliament seeking help for Indigenous people, but no one cares enough to act)
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jun/20/line-3-pipeline-indigenous-environmental-justice (The Guardian - ‘We will not stop’: pipeline opponents ready for America’s biggest environmental fight)
How to Help:
https://blacklivesmatters.carrd.co/ (Black Lives Matter - Ways You Can Help)
https://blacklivesmatter-canada.carrd.co/ (Black Lives Matter Canada)
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZH0xk5FqYJXwymoue-dnjqJEMj3FplF0Om8wdm8HZd0/edit (Montreal-Based Racial Justice Organizations)
https://bailfunds.github.io/ (List of American and Canadian Bail Funds)
https://www.reclaimtheblock.org/home/#resources (Reclaim The Block - Resources and Downloads)
http://criticalresistance.org/abolish-policing/ (Critical Resistance - Abolish Policing)
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYn1EYMdFkqnY2I4I8FzaJoGqEGLdHi6v (Critical Resistance - Breaking Down the Prison Industrial Complex video series)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pEVoX-RwMJwandbpctr=1591459509 (Second Thought - America's Police Problem)
On this episode of Le Run Down we go across Canada with ultra runner and Mental health advocate, Skylar Roth MacDonald.
Skylar loved playing all kinds of sports, playing soccer competitively until concussions forced him to retire.
He found his love for ultra running while exploring the Canadian...