The BEST Episodes of Rise
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 19, 2021
Network: Viceland (US)
We travel to Indigenous communities across the Americas to meet people protecting their homelands and rising up against colonization.
#1 - Red Power: Standing Rock Part II
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 27, 2017
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.
#2 - The Urban Rez
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 17, 2017
An urban reservation in Canada aims to fight poverty, crime and violence against girls and women.
#3 - Apache Stronghold
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 3, 2017
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.
#4 - Sacred Water: Standing Rock Part I
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 27, 2017
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.
#5 - Hawaiian Sovereignty
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 24, 2017
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.
#6 - Warriors Rising
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 10, 2017
#7 - MMA Warriors
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 10, 2017
Young Navajo fighters who engage in mixed-martial arts in order to combat alcoholism, racism and violence are spotlighted.