‘That word makes me so happy,’ Steven Hall says with a smile.
‘I’ve been struck by how empty many Indigenous youth feel when they don’t know who they are.’
‘We aren't learning that knowledge that is supposed to be passed down,’ one teen says.
As Robert began to chant, the people shooting up or smoking crack around us in the alley stopped what they were doing to listen.
Robert Williams overdosed on heroin a few months ago. His language, culture and family's love kept him alive and gave him hope, he says.