John Murray

John, a Mi’gmaw man from Eel Ground First Nation, grew up in southern Saskatchewan. He has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Alberta. John was the CAJ/APTN inaugural investigative journalism fellow in spring 2017. His background also includes radio hosting and producing as well as reporting for APTN National News before joining APTN Investigates full time in late 2017.

Breaking stereotypes with lyrics

Frank Waln, a 28-year-old award winning Lakota hip-hop artist, always wanted to challenge what he saw as racist stereotypes in the 1953 animated Disney film Peter Pan, particularly the song called What Makes The Red Man Red.