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Reclaiming Cultural Ownership

By Juanita Wilson   In the Cherokee language, activism, “sdaya-digaluwisdanelv-gohusdi-vyelisv,” means, “working hard to achieve a goal.” When I think of activism done in, “the...[Read More]




Thanksgiving: What We Gave

By Juanita Wilson, Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians   “Happy Thanksgiving!” Every year, on and around the fourth Thursday of November, the signs come...[Read More]

Women Moving Mountains

By Jo P. DeLosSantos I scaled mountains last week. First, in the rain last Friday for the Women AdvaNCe Summit in Asheville, North Carolina. I delayed...[Read More]



Voting for Those Who Can’t

By Miriam Valle (Available in Spanish) Every election is bittersweet for me. On the one hand it’s a reminder of the ideals my family dreamed...[Read More]