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I have been in a discussion with representatives of the European Council’s Regions that met in Brussel’s this week regarding their position in…

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Reclaiming Salish Culinary Traditions

Diseases previously unknown to the population of native peoples of the north Pacific Coast of the US and Canada were introduced by colonizing peoples…

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People Power Change

[With the U.S. Department of Justice on a rampage against socialism and the Indigenous Peoples movement, it seemed timely to review resources on…

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