New We Matter campaign asks youth to submit their definition of two-spirit – CBC
There’s ‘power and beauty’ in how each person defines it for themselves, says Tunchai Redvers
Jul 03, 2020
A new social media campaign is asking Indigenous youth to submit their own definition of “two-spirit,” which will then be compiled into a “two-spirit dictionary.”
“There’s so much confusion around what two-spirit means,” said Tunchai Redvers.
“But also there’s power and beauty in how every single, two-spirit identified person will define it differently or define it for themselves.”
Redvers is Dene/Métis from the Northwest Territories, and the co-founder of the We Matter campaign, an Indigenous-led organization for youth support and life promotion/suicide prevention.
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