We hear from the StrongHearts Native Helpline. Its an organization that helps Native people who have experienced domestic, dating and sexual violence. Plus Kyle Sumatzkuku is in our studio to tell us about his impressive Boston Marathon finish
For International week of the deaf, we visit with a Meskwaki woman working to advance Native people. Plus, the latest on the Native vote in California.
Charon Asetoyer is talking about the recent law in Texas regarding abortions. Plus we talk with with athlete Cheri Madsen and journalist Dan Ninham about Indigenous athletes at the Paralympics.
Lawsuits in Indian Country include a case affecting Native children in public schools in New Mexico. Plus, a lawsuit involving wild rice out of Minnesota.
2021 has been a major year for Natives in television following two influential shows about Native communities. Actress Jana Schmieding appears in both productions and joins us to discuss Indigenous visibility in Hollywood. Plus, more on the forest fires burning in the Pacific Northwest.
Today's show includes the topic talked about more and more: blood quantum. Plus, younger generations of Alaska Natives are dealing with identity issues as the 50th anniversary of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act approaches.