Sterlin Harjo, Seminole and Muscogee Creek, and is the co-creator of the hit series “Reservation Dogs." The series recently won a Gotham award in New York City. He is also an alumnus of the Sundance Institute “Indigenous Program” and a co-founder of the comedy troupe, “The 1491’s.” He joins us to talk about his storytelling journey.
Shaun Griswold is a reporter at Source New Mexico. He gives an update on the Yazzie/Martinez education lawsuit. A ruling found that the state of New Mexico was failing to provide Native students, among others, with a quality education. Griswold gives an update on what the state is doing to remedy that.
A slice of our Indigenous world
- A former nurse who raped a permanently incapacitated Native woman will spend 10 years in prison.
- Tribal Nations, U.S. territories and states are set to receive $7.4 billion in 2022.
- A mentoring program is teaching First Nations people what it's like to be the stunt person in a movie.
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