John Ahniwanika Schertow is an award-winning journalist and multimedia artist of Mohawk and European descent. For over a decade, John has served as the driving force behind Intercontinental Cry (IC), a new media outlet which he also founded. As a poet and freelance journalist, John's work has been featured in the Guardian, Toward Freedom, the Dominion, Madre, Swerve Magazine and many other publications. A regular guest on CKUW, John also serves as a Director at the Center for World Indigenous Studies and a Web Designer for the Oneidas for Democracy. He can be reached by email at intercontinentalcry [at] gmail.com
Intercontinental Cry is a network of professors, editors, journalists, researchers and thought leaders who strive to enrich the global media ecosystem, to support the world's Indigenous Peoples, and to protect the diversity of nature through digital storytelling.