The BEST Episodes of Rise

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 5, 2019

Network: Viceland (US)

We travel to Indigenous communities across the Americas to meet people protecting their homelands and rising up against colonization.

Red Power: Standing Rock Part II

#1 - Red Power: Standing Rock Part II

Season 1 - Episode 2

Over 5,000 Red Power warriors have descended on Standing Rock camp to stand in solidarity and protect tribal burial sites from the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

star 8.15
34 votes
The Urban Rez

#2 - The Urban Rez

Season 1 - Episode 5

An urban reservation in Canada aims to fight poverty, crime and violence against girls and women.

star 8.03
34 votes
Apache Stronghold

#3 - Apache Stronghold

Season 1 - Episode 3

The Apache's most sacred land has been handed over to a multinational mining company by the US government, but the San Carlos Apache are fighting to stop the transfer.

star 8.00
9 votes
Sacred Water: Standing Rock Part I

#4 - Sacred Water: Standing Rock Part I

Season 1 - Episode 1

The people of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation of North and South Dakota fight to stop a pipeline from being built on their ancestral homeland.

star 7.95
39 votes
Hawaiian Sovereignty

#5 - Hawaiian Sovereignty

Season 1 - Episode 6

Young Indigenous Hawaiians fight to reclaim their Occupied Kingdom from US control, resisting the construction of a billion-dollar telescope at the summit of their sacred Mauna Kea.

star 7.67
6 votes
Warriors Rising

#6 - Warriors Rising

Season 1 - Episode 8

star 7.67
6 votes
MMA Warriors

#7 - MMA Warriors

Season 1 - Episode 4

Young Navajo fighters who engage in mixed-martial arts in order to combat alcoholism, racism and violence are spotlighted.

star 7.60
5 votes
Poisoned River

#8 - Poisoned River

Season 1 - Episode 7

star 7.00
7 votes