Ask any Canadian what "Metis" means, and they will likely say
"mixed race" or "part Indian, part white." Canadians consider Metis
people mixed in ways that other indigenous people - First Nations
and Inuit - are not, and the census and the courts have premised
their recognition of the Metis on this race-based
Chris Andersen argues that Canada got it wrong. He weaves together
personal anecdotes, critical race theory, and discussions of... more...