Jolene Banning

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Jolene Banning is one of the regular hosts of Auntie Up! She is one of the creators and a producer of this exciting new video podcast!

Jolene is an Anishinaabe-kwe journalist, writer, and storyteller whose documentary, podcasting and written work highlights Anishinaabe resilience and culture, and how these intersect with colonialism in northwestern Ontario and across Canada. Bylines/credits include: The Globe and Mail, CBC News, Canadaland, Makwa Creative, Canadian Medical Journal Association. She was the keynote speaker at the 2019 Journalist For Human Rights Gala in Toronto.